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C Win Shampoo is an anti-dandruff medicine that is used to treat dandruff. It fights against dandruff-causing microorganisms to stop their spread and growth. It rejuvenates the skin cells and helps in getting dandruff-free hair.

C Win Shampoo is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor. Before using it you must read the label for a proper application that will ensure a better efficacy of the medicine. If it gets into your eyes, nose, mouth, or vagina rinse it with water. C Win Shampoo may take several days to weeks for your symptoms to improve, but you should keep using it regularly. The course of the treatment should be completed to ensure better efficacy of the medicine. If your condition does not improve or gets worse, you should talk to your doctor.

The most common side effect of this medicine includes itching, dryness, redness, and a burning sensation at the application site. These are usually self-limiting. Serious side effects are rare. You must consult the doctor if you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.).

Before using C Win Shampoo, it is important to tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines for the same disease or other diseases. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should take this medicine with proper consultation and caution.

Uses of C Win Shampoo

Benefits of C Win Shampoo

In Treatment of Dandruff

C Win Shampoo is used to control dandruff and gives relief from scaly, flaky, and itchy scalp. It stops the growth of fungus that causes dandruff. Regular use of C Win Shampoo protects your scalp and gives you healthier hair. Massage it well on your scalp before rinsing it off. Make sure you complete the full course of treatment. This will ensure that the infection is completely cured and prevent it from returning.

Side effects of C Win Shampoo

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of C Win

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use C Win Shampoo

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How C Win Shampoo works

C Win Shampoo is a combination of two antifungal medicines: Ciclopirox and Zinc pyrithione which treat dandruff. These medicines work by stopping the growth of fungi that cause dandruff by preventing them from forming their own protective covering.

Safety advice

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No interaction found/established
Breast feeding
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No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take C Win Shampoo?

If you miss a dose of C Win Shampoo, apply it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick tips

  • Leave C Win Shampoo on for 3-5 minutes on your scalp before rinsing with water.
  • Take care to avoid getting it in your eyes. If accidental exposure occurs, rinse immediately with plenty of water.
  • Stop using C Win Shampoo and inform your doctor if you notice any irritation or any other skin infection.
  • Your usual shampoo can be used as necessary between treatment with this medicine.
  • Do not use C Win Shampoo more often or for longer than advised by your doctor. 

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Patient concerns

Intense hair fall problem. Dandruff too F/c/o- typhoid fever.
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Use Hair 4U CPX lotion. - 5Sprays twice daily over dry scalp for next 3months
Have dandruff and acne problem. Need remedies Sir can you explain me which medicines are for where m little confused.
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
deriva C is for acne and Antidandruff shampoo is self explanatory. I do to see the rationale behind Cetaphil and climate prescription

User feedback


Q. Can I use C Win Shampoo regularly?

You can use C Win Shampoo for the duration as prescribed by your doctor. Apply on the scalp and leave for 1-2 minutes, massage and rinse well.

Q. What should I inform my doctor before using C Win Shampoo?

Before using C Win Shampoo, let your doctor know if you have a history of allergies or are allergic to any medicine.

Q. Can C Win Shampoo cause hair fall?

No C Win Shampoo does not cause hair fall. Regular use of candid shampoo will reduce dandruff and chances of hair loss

Q. My hair is dry and brittle, will C Win Shampoo damage my hair more?

C Win Shampoo is to control dandruff on the scalp and not the hair. You may use the shampoo as a scalp treatment only, often sitting for 10 minutes, then rinse out and follow with normal shampoo and conditioner.

Q. How long should I leave C Win Shampoo on my scalp?

Do not leave C Win Shampoo in contact with your hair or skin for more than the recommended duration as irritation or burning sensation may occur.<br>

Q. Will I go bald if I have dandruff?

No, dandruff will not cause baldness. If the dandruff is severe and your scalp is very itchy, the scratching can make you to pull your hair out due to the trauma of scratching, but the hair will always grow back. Speak to your doctor if your hair fall increases.

Q. Can stress cause dandruff?

Although stress is not the direct cause of dandruff it can trigger different scalp conditions, including dandruff.<br>

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Marketer details

Name: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Address: Plot no 107/108,Namli block , Ranipool, East Sikkim 737135
Country of origin: India
Expires on or after: February, 2025

A licensed vendor partner from your nearest location will deliver C Win Shampoo. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your doctor's ℞ and the availability of this medicine.

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