8X shampoo is an anti-dandruff shampoo contains Ciclopirox along with Zinc Pyrithione (ZPTO).
Ciclopirox is an antifungal agent. Ciclopirox acts by chelation which results in the inhibition of the metal-dependent enzymes within the fungal cell. Zinc pyrithione is known to have both a non-specific keratolytic and antifungal activities. Thus it is effective in the treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis (a greasy, crusting, itching scalp caused by excess oil) and dandruff.
Direction for use:
1. Shake 8X Shampoo bottle well.
2. Wet the hair and scalp thoroughly. For short hair, apply 5 mL of 8X Shampoo and for longer hair (below the shoulder), use 10 mL of 8X Shampoo. Massage into the scalp.
3. Allow shampoo to remain on the scalp for 3 minutes. (Note: It is important to keep the shampoo on for 3 minutes for effective treatment).
4. Rinse thoroughly with water.
Treatment should be repeated twice per week for 4 weeks, with a minimum of 3 days between applications.
Use under medical supervision