Clotrimazole

Last updated 26.09.12

 

Index

 

Features

-  Antifungal medication

 

Mechanism

-  Inhibits ergosterol synthesis for cell fungal membranes

 

Forms

-  1% cream

-  Hydrozole (Clotrimazole 1% + Hydrocortisone 1%)

-  Powder

-  Lotion

 

Indications

-  Fungal &/or yeast infections

-  Dermatophytes

-   Tinea: pedis, cruris, corporis

-  Yeasts: candida albicans

 

 

 

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