Who should not use ciclopirox lotion?

You should not use ciclopirox lotion if you are allergic to this medication. Children under 16 years of age should not use ciclopirox lotion. If you are pregnant or nursing, consult with your doctor before using ciclopirox lotion, as it is not known whether it can be harmful to a developing fetus or a nursing child. If you have allergies to foods or medications, consult with your doctor about using ciclopirox lotion. If you are using herbal remedies, prescription medication or any over-the-counter drugs, tell your doctor before using ciclopirox lotion. The lotion formulation is not available in the US at this time; however, a topical suspension formulation is available.

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