STIEPROX LIQUID (Ciclopirox Olamine 1.5%w/v) is a medicated scalp cleanser for the treatment of dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis.

It is used as a cleanser for your hair and scalp and treats dandruff and pruritus(itching) associated with these conditions.

It helps to reduce the itching of the scalp and removes scales of flakes.  Stieprox contains a conditioner to protect your hair and scalp. Leaving your hair soft, smooth and shiny, and preventing dryness.


The product is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline.

And is available online at


Stieprox comes in a plastic bottle with approximately 60ml of solution.


Stieprox contains Ciclopirox Olamine U.S.P 1.5%w/v


Wet hair and apply 1 teaspoon (5ml) of this product to the scalp. Use up to 2 teaspoons (10ml) for long hair. Leave the leather on your hair and scalp for 3 minutes. Rinse off with fresh water.

Use twice per week and use for 4 weeks or use as directed by your doctor.

Precautions & Contraindications:

*Not for Ophthalmic, oral and intravaginal use.

*Keep all medicines out of the reach of the children.

*The medicine is contraindicated in individuals who have shown hypersensitivity to any of its components.

*Avoid contact with eyes.


*Store below 30°C and protect the medicine from heat, moisture, and sunlight.

*Discontinue Stieprox, in case of irritation or hypersensitivity.

Adverse reaction

You may feel a little skin irritation. Consult your doctor immediately if the irritation gets worse.

By: Hamna Ghufran