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Scientific Name: Ciclopirox
Brand Name: Ciclodan, Cnl8, Loprox, Penlac, Stieprox
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Unlike antifungals such as itraconazole and terbinafine, which affect sterol synthesis, ciclopirox is thought to act through the chelation of polyvalent metal cations, such as Fe
Description of the Drug: Ciclopirox is a broad-spectrum topical antifungal agent used to treat mild to moderate onychomycosis of fingernails and toenails in immunocompetent patients.
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Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-01-23 from