such as carposfungin (an inhibitor of p-glucan synthesis) showed a reduction in lesions, but when the treatment was stopped the growth of the lesions restarted (21); combinations of itraconazole and terbinafine or voriconazole and terbinafine showed some degree of success in comparison with isolates of P.
activities of Cinnamon-derived compounds against Rhizoctonia solani in vitro.
Also, Candida infections are becoming difficult to treat due to the organism's resistance to commonly used antimycotic
drugs (Ako-Nai et al.
4, 1% of an antibiotic/ antimycotic
solution and supplemented with 10% bovine fetal serum (Cultilab Ltda.
effects of selected herbs, spices, planta components and commercial anti-fungal agents.
Natamycin is an antimycotic
used in cheese and meat production and the active compound in Delvocid.
agents may be sufficient to treat onychomycosis in certain situations.
This role of a cosmetic and antimycotic
has been reported by others (Itani 1973).
We speculate this increasing detection of non-albicans Candida species is probably related to the widespread and inappropriate use of antimycotic
treatments (self-medication, long-term maintenance treatments and repeated treatments for candidosis episodes) (1).
To date, there is little evidence to support this, despite the fact that its antioxidant effect is well documented, and there are other characteristics attributed to rosmarinic acid, such as anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antimycotic
properties, which make it a valuable ingredient for cosmeceutical products.
In addition to pursuing prescription antifungal formulations such as SinuNase for severe chronic sinusitis, we are also evaluating the commercialization of non-prescription, over-the-counter formulations with the requisite antimycotic
activity for more mildly affected patients.
activity against Saprolegnia ferax of extracts of Artemisia verlotorum and Santolina etrusca.