Detail for Bifonazole
Basic Information
DrugID 17
DrugName Bifonazole
DrugDetail Bifonazole is an imidazole antifungal drug. Bifonazole has dual mode of action. It blocks transformation of 24-methylendihydrolanosterol to desmethylsterol in fungi together with inhibition of HMG-CoA. This enables fungicidal properties against dermatophytes and distinguishes bifonazole from other antifungal drugs.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bifonazole

Indication Used for the treatment of various topical fungal infections, including athlete's foot (tinea pedis).

http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB04794

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Interaction
Drug Name PMIDLink Reference
Nikkomycin X Hector RF, Schaller K. (1992) Positive interaction of nikkomycins and azoles against Candida albicans in vitro and in vivo. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 36(6):1284-9.
Nikkomycin Z Hector RF, Schaller K. (1992) Positive interaction of nikkomycins and azoles against Candida albicans in vitro and in vivo. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 36(6):1284-9.
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