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Zithranol Shampoo

Zithranol Shampoo
(anthralin) Microcrystalline-encapsulated System, 1%

FOR DERMATOLOGIC USE ONLY NOT FOR OPHTHALMIC USE

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Zithranol Shampoo contains 1% anthralin in a shampoo base containing glyceryl monolaurate, glyceryl monomyristate, citric acid, sodium hydroxide, FD&C Blue #1, Macare® G-2C, and purified water. The chemical name of anthralin is 1,8-dihydroxy-9-anthrone and its structural formula is:

Zithranol Shampoo (anthralin) Structural Formula Illustration

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/14/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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