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Introduction: Fluconazole

Description of Fluconazole

Fluconazole (medical condition): There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Fluconazole (an antifungal drug)...more »

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Fluconazole -- Teratogenic Agent:
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Fluconazole: A synthetic triazole with antifungal activity. Fluconazole preferentially inhibits fungal cytochrome P-450 sterol C-14 alpha-demethylation, resulting in the accumulation of fungal 14 alpha-methyl sterols and the loss of normal fungal sterols, and fungistatic activity. Mammalian cell demethylation is much less sensitive to fluconazole inhibition. (NCI04)
Source: Diseases Database

Fluconazole: alpha-(2,4-difluorophenyl)-alpha- (1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-1,2, 4- triazole-1-ethanol; an antifungal with potential efficacy for patients unable to take amphotericin B or who are immunologically compromised, as in AIDS.
Source: CRISP

Fluconazole: Triazole antifungal agent that is used to treat oropharyngeal candidiasis and cryptococcal meningitis in AIDS.
Source: MeSH 2007

Fluconazole: Related Topics

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Drug name confusion

Because many drug names share similar spellings or sound almost identical when spoken, it is possible to mistake the name of a particular medication. Other drugs that are sometimes confused with Fluconazole include:

Fluconazole as a Disease

Fluconazole: Another name for Fluconazole -- Teratogenic Agent (or close medical condition association).
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Fluconazole: Related Diseases

Fluconazole: Fluconazole is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Fluconazole (Fluconazole -- Teratogenic Agent)

Some of the symptoms of Fluconazole incude:

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Broader terms for Fluconazole

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Fluconazole can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Fluconazole

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