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What is the difference between ketoconazole, clotrimazole, miconazole, ciclopirox?

Posted 25 Jun 2010 1 answer

I had an extreme allergic reaction to Ketaconazole. My son was given Ketaconazole for a severe skin rash when he was 20 and he had a reaction that lasted for weeks! Should we also stay away from these other antifungals? I use Nystatin and do fine with it. Can I use triamcinolone acetonide for ...

Can ciclopirox cause hair loss?

Posted 5 Aug 2012 3 answers

I've been using it since May 15, 2012 for toenail fungus obtained at a nail spa in January. I've been losing many strands of hair each day for about 4 weeks now... not chemotherapy amount of loss, but enough to cause alarm. Any idea what I can do to stop the loss, besides stopping usage?

Clean ciclopirox from toe nail?

Posted 31 Dec 2011 1 answer

What is the main or active ingrediant in ciclopirox topical solution?

Posted 4 Sep 2010 1 answer

What is the main ingrediant in ciclopirox topical solution?, or should I say what is the active ingrediant in ciclopirox topical solution?

How effective is ciclopirox 1% for preventing Hair Loss?

Posted 5 Sep 2011 1 answer

I'm a 37yr old female and have lost about 50% of my hair. I haven't read anything about the use of ciclopirox helping prevent hair loss but my dermatologist gave me a prescription for it. Does anyone know how well it works for this?

Penalac or Ciclpirox - anyone had white cell count drop?

Posted 12 Feb 2012 1 answer

Has anyone had their white cell count drop or heard of this happening while using Penlac or Ciclopirox?

Ciclopirox - Does this stuff work well enough to be worth the trouble?

Posted 9 Jun 2012 1 answer

I've been using ciclopirox lacquer twice a day (per doc's orders) for three months so far and see no improvement yet. Is this normal? Also, am I the only one who finds the "use alcohol to remove once a week" much more difficult than it sounds? Is there something other than ...

Can nail polish be used while using ciclopirox?

Posted 4 May 2014 1 answer

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