What is Loprox?

Ciclopirox olamine (used in preparations called Batrafen, Loprox, Rejuvenail, Mycoster, Penlac and Stieprox) is a synthetic antifungal agent for topical dermatologic treatment of superficial mycoses. It is most useful against Tinea versicolor.

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I have had jock itch for 6 months or so. I have been using Loprox and it is slowly improving. Within the last week I am getting a rash over my...

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Proper management of tinea is incomplete without oral antifungals.
I usually recommend proper course of oral...

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What to use on anal tissue that has chronic stool seepage and has been severely damaged by steroid ointments like hc2.5 and other steroids and 4...

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You have got anal fissure, with stool sepage. You have to get the proctoscopy. So i advise you to consult...

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As an Advanced Foot Nurse, I cannot find any scientific data to support the claim that loprox painted on lacquer has any effect. Some of my clients...

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Prior to applying any nail lacquer slight filing of nails followed by cleaning with an alcohol swab is advised. Nail...

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