butoconazole nitrate

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bu·to·con·a·zole nitrate

An antifungal agent, C19H18Cl3N3O3S, used primarily as a topical cream in the treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis.

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Perrigo Co., meanwhile, has received approval of its ANDA for butoconazole nitrate 2% vaginal cream, the generic equivalent of Gynazole.1.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 23, 2012-Perrigo Company wins final FDA approval for butoconazole nitrate 2% vaginal cream(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Healthcare supplier Perrigo Company (Nasdaq:PRGO) (Nasdaq:TASE) said on Friday that the company has filed an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for butoconazole nitrate vaginal cream, 2%, for the local treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis (infections cause by Candida).
The first three-day O-T-C vaginal yeast infection treatment to market, Femstat 3 (butoconazole nitrate 2%) was switched from prescription status following the approval of the FDA a little over a year ago.