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A broad-spectrum antifungal agent, C18H14Cl4N2O, used topically, often in its nitrate form, to treat candidiasis and other fungal infections.

[Alteration of myco- + (be)n(zimid)azole.]
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Noun1.miconazole - an antifungal agent usually administered in the form of a nitrate (trade name Monistat)
antifungal, antifungal agent, antimycotic, antimycotic agent, fungicide - any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi


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Topical 2% miconazole bid for 2 weeks has resulted in clearance rates as high as 88%.
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albicans is performed using systemic and topical antifungal, mainly from the group of azole drugs, the main representatives are ketoconazole, miconazole, itraconazole, fluconazole, voriconazole and posaconazole, which have the same mechanism of action, inhibiting the synthesis of ergosterol.
glabrata showed the lowest susceptibility to fluconazole and miconazole, and the highest to ketoconazole.
Topical therapy with clotrimazole 1% cream 5 mg once daily for 7-14 days, or miconazole 2% cream 5 mg once daily for 7 days can also be used.
Conventional approaches include use of systemic antifungal drugs like Fluconazole and Miconazole and topical agents such as Nystatin and Amphotericin B.
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Coroner Alan Bennett said he would write to warn the NHS of the dangers of mixing blood thinner warfarin with the gel miconazole.
Treatment includes topical ear drops constituting antifungal agents namely clotrimazole and miconazole.
Researchers from a study published in Nature found the drugs, miconazole (an antifungal) and clobetasol (a steroid), may activate stem cells in the brain to stimulate myelin producing cells and repair white matter damaged in MS.
From there, the researchers found that miconazole and clobetasol performed best within the respective classes.
Miconazole 2% cream (OTC): 5 g intravaginally for 7 days