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Miconazole (Monistat)

Also known as Malaseb, Fungoid And Hc, Easotic, Daktarin, Gyno-Daktarin, Aloe Vesta, Anti-Fungal, Baza, Cruex Prescription Strength, and Dermagran

Miconazole is an imidazole antifungal agent, developed by Janssen Pharmaceutica, commonly applied topically to the skin or to mucus membranes to cure fungal infections. It works by inhibiting the synthesis of ergosterol, a critical component of fungal cell membranes. It can also be used against certain species of Leishmania protozoa which are a type of unicellular parasite that also contain ergosterol in their cell membranes. In addition to its antifungal and antiparasitic actions, it also has some limited antibacterial properties. It is marketed in various formulations under various brand names.

Source: Wikipedia

Estimated Total Cost: $45.21 for an average of 14 days supply

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed miconazole to treat blastomycosis, rabies, west nile virus, and pick disease.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take miconazole if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions


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