Bristol-Myers Squibb | Capitrol (Medication)


Capitrol is a shampoo with the active ingredient called Chloroxine. It is used in the treatment of scaling scalp conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, cradle-cap and dandruff.

Use this medication for your scalp only, on wet scalp. usually twice a week. Follow the instruction exactly. For best results, use it for a long period of time. ...

Side Effect:

Among with its needed effects side effects can occur. These include:an allergic reaction - a skin rash, burning, inflammation, or swelling of the scalp; redness or irritation of the scalp. If these persist or worsen, seek medical care. Capitrol shampoo may also discolor light, blond, gray or bleached hair. ...


Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you are allergic to chloroxine, to other drugs, or if you have any other allergies. Tell your doctor if you are using other medicine and if you have any illness.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor advice. ...