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Fluconazole

In the US, Fluconazole (fluconazole systemic) is a member of the drug class azole antifungals and is used to treat Blastomycosis, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Candida Urinary Tract Infection, Candidemia, Chronic Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, Coccidioidomycosis, Coccidioidomycosis - Meningitis, Cryptococcal Meningitis - Immunocompetent Host, Cryptococcal Meningitis - Immunosuppressed Host, Cryptococcosis, Esophageal Candidiasis, Fungal Infection Prophylaxis, Fungal Infection - Internal and Disseminated, Fungal Peritonitis, Fungal Pneumonia, Histoplasmosis, Onychomycosis - Fingernail, Onychomycosis - Toenail, Oral Thrush, Sporotrichosis, Systemic Candidiasis, Tinea Corporis, Tinea Cruris, Tinea Versicolor and Vaginal Yeast Infection.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D01AC15,J02AC01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0086386-73-4

Chemical Formula

C13-H12-F2-N6-O

Molecular Weight

306

Therapeutic Category

Antifungal agent

Chemical Name

1H-1,2,4-Triazole-1-etanol, α-(2,4-difluorophenyl)-α-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmetyl)-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Fluconazole (OS: USAN, JAN, DCF, BAN)
  • UK 49858 (IS: Pfizer)
  • Fluconazole (PH: BP 2016, JP XVI, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Fluconazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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