WikiMD


W8MD Diet | COVID-19 portal | Vitamin D | Vaccine | Keto

WikiMD is the world's largest medical encyclopedia with
29,037 pages, 4,107,567 edits & 35,762,818 views.

Free unbiased diet, health and wellness info!

Clotrimazole

From WikiMD's free health, diet & wellness encyclopedia
(Redirected from Clotrimaderm)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Imidazole and triazole antifungal drugs such as clotrimazole inhibit cytochrome P450 14α-demethylase which is responsible for converting lanosterol to ergosterol, which blocks cell membrane synthesis in fungi.

Types of imidazole antifungals

Examples of imidazoles include ketoconazole (1981: Nizoral) and clotrimazole (1975: Mycelex). Examples of triazoles include fluconazole (1990: Diflucan), itraconazole (1992: Sporanox), posaconazole (2006: Noxafil) and voriconazole (2002: Vfend).

Prodrug

Isavuconazonium (Cresemba: 2016) is a prodrug of isavuconazole and is available in both intravenous and oral forms, its indications restricted for serious, invasive fungal infections such as aspergilosis and mucormycosis. The triazoles are perhaps the most commonly used antifungal agents having excellent oral absorption, tolerance and tissue penetration.

Cost and Coupons - Clotrimazole

Reviews for Clotrimazole

Learn more about Clotrimazole

Latest research (Pubmed)

PubMed
Wikipedia

External links


edit 

WikiMD needs you!

This WikiMD article Clotrimazole is a stub.
If you are a healthcare professional familiar with the topic Clotrimazole, or
A subject matter expert or authority on Clotrimazole, you can help us.
About | Mission | Paid editors welcome!

Clotrimazole is part of WikiMD's Physician reviewed^ articles available 4free, 4all, 4ever!
Medicine: Health - Encyclopedia‏‎‏‎ - Topics‏‎ -‏‎ Diseases‏‎ - Cancer - Rare diseases - Random Page Navigation: Drugs - Wellness - Obesity‏‎ - Diet - Ketogenic diet - W8MD weight loss diet - Editors: Recently Edited Pages - Alphabetical Order - Sponsors - USMLE The content on or accessible through WikiMD is for informational purposes only. WikiMD is not a substitute for professional medical advice. ^See full Disclaimers
W8MD weight loss logo

Ad. Tired of being overweight?. W8MD's physician weight loss program can HELP*
Special: W8MD's tele-weight loss consultations only $99.99. Call 718-946-5500. Limited acceptance.