antifungal agent

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Noun1.antifungal agent - any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi
Bordeaux mixture - antifungal agent consisting of a solution of copper sulphate and quicklime
Fulvicin, griseofulvin - a kind of penicillin (a fungicidal antibiotic with the trade name Fulvicin) produced by molds of the genus Penicillium
Clioquinol, iodochlorhydroxyquin - drug used to treat certain fungal infection (as athlete's foot)
itraconazole, Sporanox - an oral antifungal drug (trade name Sporanox) taken for cases of fungal nail disease
miconazole, Monistat - an antifungal agent usually administered in the form of a nitrate (trade name Monistat)
Mycostatin, Nystan, nystatin - an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State; derived from soil fungi actinomycetes
Lamisil, terbinafine - an oral antifungal drug (trade name Lamisil) used to treat cases of fungal nail disease
thiabendazole - an antifungal agent and anthelmintic
crystal violet, gentian violet - a green crystal (violet in water) used as a dye or stain or bactericide or fungicide or anthelmintic or burn treatment
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
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The acquisition includes Ecoza (econazole nitrate) topical foam 1%, an antifungal medicine indicated for the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis, or athlete's foot; and Recedo topical gel, a leading prescription product for scar management.
Bassiouny et al studied the effects of anti-fungal agents and found that clotrimazole and econazole were effective antifungal agents in the treatment of otomycosis [8].
Jodlowska et al., "Structural and spectroscopic properties of econazole and sulconazole--Experimental and theoretical studies," Journal of Molecular Structure, vol.
Mariani, "Effect of lipid nanoparticles containing fatty alcohols having different chain length on the ex vivo skin permeability of Econazole nitrate," Powder Technology, vol.
Evaluation of kinetics and mechanism of drug release from econazole nitrate nanosponge loaded carbapol hydrogel.
NSAIDs, diazepam, [alpha]-tocopherol, antifungal drugs (econazole or miconazole nitrate) [45], EMLA (Eutectic mixtures of local anaesthetic) has proven to be a useful medication for children.
Proper treatment of tinea corporis consists of antifungal creams containing ketoconazole, econazole, or naftifine on non-hair-bearing areas.
The current guidance on candidal nappy rash recommends treatment with imidazole cream (clotrimazole, econazole or miconazole) and that no barrier preparation is used until the infection has resolved (NICE, 2013).
azole antifungals in this pharmacologic class: clotrimazole (Lotrimin), econazole (Spectazole), ketoconazole (Kuric), miconazole (Micatin), oxiconazole (Oxistat), sertaconazole (Ertaczo), and sulconazole (Exelderm).
Imidazole antifungals such as miconazole, clotrimazole, itraconazole, and econazole are the major drugs used for the treatment of oral candidiasis.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 5, 2013-IGI Laboratories receives approval for site transfer of econazole nitrate cream(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com