Loprox® (ciclopirox) Pregnancy B Generic

How Supplied:

1% shampoo, 120 mL

Indications and Usage:

Loprox shampoo is indicated for the topical treatment of seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp in adults.

Prescribing Instructions:

Prescribing Information Instructions [PDF]

Side Effects and Contraindications:

If no clinical improvement is shown after four weeks of treatment, the diagnosis should be reviewed. Loprox Shampoo is contraindicated in individuals who have shown hypersensitivity to any of its components. The most common adverse reactions are pruritus, burning, erythema, seborrhea, and rash. If a reaction suggesting sensitivity or irritation should occur, treatment should be discontinued and appropriate therapy instituted. Avoid contact with eyes; if contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water. Seborrheic dermatitis may appear at puberty, however, no clinical studies have been done in patients younger than 16 years. There is no relevant clinical experience in patients who have a history of immunosuppression, who are immunocompromised, or who have diabetic neuropathy.


Medicis, The Dermatology Company