ketoconazole


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ke·to·co·na·zole

 (kē′tō-kə-nā′zōl′)
n.
A broad-spectrum antifungal agent, C26H28Cl2N4O4, administered as a topical treatment or as a second-line oral treatment for a variety of fungal infections.

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ketoconazole

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Ketoconazole and posaconazole are both members of the azole antifungal family.
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glabrata showed the lowest susceptibility to fluconazole and miconazole, and the highest to ketoconazole. C.
The patient's rash failed to improve over the following 4 months, despite the intermittent use of clotrimazole 1% cream and ketoconazole 2% cream.
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