Butoconazole nitrate | definition of butoconazole nitrate by Medical dictionary
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butoconazole nitrate (byo͞o′tə-kŏn′ə-zōl′)
An antifungal agent used primarily as a topical cream in the treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis.
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Gynazole.1 (butoconazole nitrate
) vaginal cream, 2%, is indicated for the local treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis (infections caused by candida).
Healthcare supplier Perrigo Company (Nasdaq:PRGO) (Nasdaq:TASE) reported on Tuesday the receipt of final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for butoconazole nitrate
2% vaginal cream.
The company believes it is the first company to file ANDA for generic Gynazole-1 Cream (butoconazole nitrate
vaginal cream, 2%).
Femstat 3 made the switch to over-the-counter status with butoconazole nitrate
2% as its main ingredient.