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ciclopirox cream - topical, Loprox

GENERIC NAME: CICLOPIROX CREAM - TOPICAL (sye-kloe-PEER-ox)

BRAND NAME(S): Loprox

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USES: This medication is used to treat minor fungal and yeast infections of the skin, such as athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm. This medication may not work well for infections on the nails, for areas of very thick skin (e.g., palms of hands or soles of feet), or for persistent or frequent infections. Oral drugs may be needed for these cases. Discuss with your doctor for more details.Ciclopirox is an antifungal agent that works by stopping the growth of fungus.




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