ciclopirox olamine


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ciclopirox olamine

(sĭk′lō-pîr′ŏks′ ô′lə-mēn′, sī′klō-)
n.
A broad-spectrum antifungal agent used to treat a variety of fungal infections of the skin.

ciclopirox olamine (sik´lōpē´roks) (topical),

n brand name: Loprox;
drug class: topical antifungal;
action: interferes with fungal cell membrane;
uses: tinea cruris, tinea corporis, tinea pedis, tinea versicolor, cutaneous candidiasis.
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Ciclopirox olamine is a broad spectrum anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory agent used to treat a variety of fungus and yeast skin infections, including seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp.