The authors wish to thank Gufic Biosciences Ltd., Navsari, Guj arat, India, for kindly providing the gift sample of the drug econazole
and miconazole have also been used intravenously, but absorbed levels are usually too low for treatment of systemic mycoses.
In this test, seven antifungal agents were used, including amphotericin B (4ug/ml), nystatine (200 units/ml), flucytosine (35ug/ml), econazole
(16ug/ml), ketoconazole (16ug/ml), miconazole (16ug/ml) and fluconazole (16ug/ml).
Pharmaceutical company IGI Laboratories Inc (NYSE MKT:IG) reported on Friday the receipt of formal approval of its supplemental filing for the site transfer of econazole
nitrate cream 1% to its manufacturing facility in Buena, NJ.
EcoNail is the company's patented lacquer which contains the antifungal econazole
and MacroChem's enhancer SEPA.
is unique among azoles in that studies show it has antibacterial properties, he noted.
The fungicidal allylamines (naftifine and terbinafine) and butenafine (allylamine derivative) are a more costly group of topical tinea treatments, yet they are more convenient as they allow for a shorter duration of treatment compared with fungistatic azoles (clotrimazole, econazole
, ketoconazole, oxiconazole, miconazole, and sulconazole).
Drug Dosage Cost/Tube * ciclopirox twice a day $31.83 (Loprox) clotrimazole twice a day $14.87 econazole
once or $28.70 (Spectazole) twice a day ketoconazole once or $31.78 twice a day naftifine twice a day $31.73 (20 (Naftin) g); $54.40 (40 g) terbinafine twice a day $58.40 (Lamisil) SYSTEMIC AGENTS Drug Dosage Cost/Day ** terbinafine 250 mg/day $8.68 (Lamisil) itraconazole 200-400 $15.56 (200 (Sporanox) mg/day mg) Drug Comment ([dagger]) ciclopirox Pyradone, formulated as cream, gel, lotion, and topical (Loprox) suspension.
In Switzerland, three triazoles (terconazole, itraconazole, fluconazole) and eight imidazoles (clotrimazole, miconazole, econazole
, ketoconazole, tioconazole, isoconazole, oxiconazole, and fenticonazole) are in use (Documed AG 2002).
Bassiouny et al (12) studied the effects of antifungal agents and found that clotrimazole and econazole
were effective antifungal agents in the treatment of otomycosis.
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In vitro activities of ketoconazole, econazole
, miconazole, and Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil against Malassezia species.