• Skin infections (topicals)

Loprox Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Ciclopirox 0.77%; crm.

Pharmacological Class

N-hydroxypyridinone antifungal.

How Supplied

Crm—15g, 30g, 90g; Shampoo—120mL; Gel—contact supplier

Loprox Indications


Tinea pedis, t. cruris, t. corporis, t. versicolor. Cutaneous candidiasis.

Loprox Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

<10yrs: not recommended. ≥10yrs: Apply and gently massage into affected and surrounding areas twice daily for up to 4 wks.

Loprox Contraindications

Not Applicable

Loprox Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Loprox Warnings/Precautions


Avoid eyes, mucous membranes, occlusion. Discontinue if irritation or sensitization occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

Loprox Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Loprox Interactions

Loprox Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Pruritus, burning sensation, contact dermatitis.

Loprox Clinical Trials

See Literature

Loprox Note

Not Applicable

Loprox Patient Counseling

See Literature