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Antifungal Agents Summary

Description: Substances that destroy fungi by suppressing their ability to grow or reproduce. They differ from FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL because they defend against fungi present in human or animal tissues.

Also Known As: Antibiotics, Antifungal; Therapeutic Fungicides; Agents, Antifungal; Antifungal Antibiotics; Fungicides, Therapeutic

Networked: 1685 relevant articles (189 outcomes, 131 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Antifungal Agents is Relevant

  1. Infection : 77 outcomes 43 studies in 757 results
  2. Aspergillosis : 19 outcomes 9 studies in 80 results
  3. Onychomycosis (Tinea Unguium) : 11 outcomes 8 studies in 87 results
  4. Mycoses (Diseases, Fungus) : 10 outcomes 7 studies in 77 results
  5. Dermatomycoses (Dermatophytosis) : 9 outcomes 1 study in 32 results
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Drugs Related to Antifungal Agents

  1. Amphotericin B (Amphotericin)
  2. voriconazole (Vfend)
  3. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  4. caspofungin (Cancidas)
  5. Ketoconazole (Nizoral)
  6. Fluconazole (Zonal)
  7. Itraconazole (Sporanox)
  8. terbinafine (Lamisil)
  9. Azoles
  10. micafungin (FK463)
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Therapies Related to Antifungal Agents

  1. Transplants (Transplant)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Chemoprevention
  4. Catheters
  5. Vitrectomy
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