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.

Translations

ketoconazole

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Tenders are invited for Cream Ketoconazole 2 Percent In 15Gm Tube
glabrata showed the lowest susceptibility to fluconazole and miconazole, and the highest to ketoconazole.
E-test strips of antifungals including Amphoteracin B, Voriconazole, Fluconazole and Ketoconazole were used to test susceptibility of the strains (Figure-2).
The Food and Drug Administration is warning health care professionals not to prescribe oral ketoconazole for patients with fungal infections of the skin and nails, because of "the risks of serious liver damage, adrenal gland problems, and harmful interactions with other medicines that outweigh its benefit in treating these conditions.
Parenteral administration of oral Ketoconazole @ 5 mg/kg, antibiotic Ciprofloxacin @ 10mg/kg b.
Antifungal Susceptibility Testing (AFST): AFST was assessed using E test format according to the guidelines of the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Instituted [7] for amphotericin B, fluconazole, ketoconazole and voriconazole.
First-line treatments for tinea versicolor include ketoconazole shampoo, selenium sulfide lotion or shampoo, and zinc pyrithione shampoo, which are left; on for 5-10 minutes before rinsing.
The expansion in this segment of the CS market is fuelled by the introduction of premium-priced pharmacological agents such as Novartis' LCI699 and Cortendo AB's NormoCort (COR-003) in the US, as well as the arrival of HRA Pharma's Ketoconazole HRA (ketoconazole) to the European CS stage.
The FDA identified the six products as Fluocinonide Ointment from Tianjin in China, and Truong Tho Hot Medicated Oil, Dau Nong Truong Son, Mountain Brand Inhaler Ong Hit Cao Cap Kufon Truong Son, BL Compound Ketoconazole Cream and Dau Gio Xanh Thien Thao, all from Vietnam.
Objective: To make a comparison between terbinafine 1% cream and ketoconazole 2% cream in the treatment of pityriasis versicolor.
Azole antifungal medications such as ketoconazole are effective and can be used for long periods of time with minimal risk of adverse effects (3,5) (strength of recommendation [SOR]: C).
Objective To compare the efficacy and safety of 2% ketoconazole soap in treatment of tinea versicolor (TV) and to compare it with stat 400mg dose of ketoconazole.