Antifungals for Dermatological Use
- Antifungals for Dermatological Use
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Drug Drug Description Griseofulvin An antifungal agent used to treat a variety of superficial tinea infections and fungal infections of the fingernails and toes. Tolnaftate An antifungal agent used to treat various skin infections caused by fungi. Naftifine An antifungal agent used to treat infections of the Tinea, Trichophyton, and Epidermophyton species. Haloprogin Used to treat fungal (Tinea) skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and tinea versicolor. Chlorphenesin A phenol ether used to treat painful muscular conditions. Terbinafine An allylamine antifungal used to treat dermatophyte infections of toenails and fingernails as well as other fungal skin infections. Selenium Sulfide An antifungal used to treat dandruff, seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp, and tinea capitis. Tioconazole An imidazole antifungal used to treat vulvovaginal candidiasis. Butenafine A topical antifungal used to treat tinea versicolor, tinea pedis, tinea cruris, and tinea corporis. Miconazole An azole antifungal with broad-spectrum activity used to treat fungal infections affecting the vagina, mouth and skin, including candidiasis. Ciclopirox A broad-spectrum topical antifungal agent used to treat mild to moderate onychomycosis of fingernails and toenails in immunocompetent patients. Bifonazole An azole antifungal drug used to treat fungal skin infections, such as dermatomycosis. Sulconazole A topical antifungal agent used for the treatment of tinea cruris, tinea corporis, and tinea versicolor caused by susceptible fungal strains. Luliconazole A topical antifungal agent used to treat fungal infections. Efinaconazole An antifungal agent used to treat onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the nail. Amorolfine A morpholine derivative commonly applied as a lacquer for onychomycosis but is also used for superficial dermatomycosis. Undecylenic acid An antifungal used to treat tinea species infections. Chlorophetanol Chlorophetanol is an agent known to have antifungal activities. Hachimycin Not Annotated Tolciclate Not Annotated Fenticonazole An imidazole antifungal used to treat a variety of topical fungal infections. Pecilocin Not Annotated Tribromometacresol Not Annotated Pyrrolnitrin Not Annotated Chlormidazole Not Annotated Ticlatone Not Annotated Ethyl hydroxybenzoate Not Annotated Eberconazole Not Annotated Sulbentine Not Annotated Bromochlorosalicylanilide Not Annotated Dimazole Dimazole (diamthazole) is an antifungal. It was withdrawn in Franch in 1972 due to neuropsychiatric reactions. Fluconazole A triazole antifungal used to treat various fungal infections including candidiasis. Oxiconazole A topical antifungal used to treat a variety of dermatophyte infections. Clotrimazole A topical broad-spectrum antifungal agent used for the treatment of a wide variety of dermatophyte infections and candidiasis. Gentian violet cation An antiseptic violet dye used to prevent various infections, including fungal and bacterial infections. Nystatin A polyene ionophore antifungal used to treat cutaneous, mucocutaneous, and gastrointestinal mycotic infections, particularly those caused by Candida species. Thiabendazole A benzimidazole used in the treatment of strongyloides, cutaneous larva migrans, visceral larva migrans, and trichinosis infections. Natamycin A macrolide antifungal used to treat fungal infections of the eye. Salicylic acid An acid used to treat acne, psoriasis, calluses, corns, keratosis pilaris, and warts. Ketoconazole A broad spectrum antifungal used to treat seborrheic dermatitis and fungal skin infections. Flucytosine An antifungal indicated only to treat severe infections throughout the body caused by susceptible strains of Candida or Cryptococcus. Econazole A topical antifungal used to treat tinea pedis, tinea cruris, tinea corporis, cutaneous candidiasis and tinea versicolor. Sertaconazole A topical antifungal agent used in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis in immunocompetent patients. Isoconazole An imidazole antifungal used for superficial skin and vaginal infections. Flutrimazole A topical antifungal used to treat pityriasis capitis and seborrheic dermatitis. Mepartricin A medication indicated in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia, vaginal candidiasis, or trichomoniasis. Omoconazole Not Annotated Tavaborole An antifungal agent used to treat onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the nail.
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