Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Ketoconazole

Contributor(s): Prof Derek Knottenbelt, David Senter

Introduction

Name

  • Ketoconazole.

Class of drug

  • Imidazole antifungal agents.

Description

Molecular formula

  • C26H28Cl2N4O4.

Molecular weight

  • 531.43.

Uses

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Indications

Fungal infections

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

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Precautions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Prades M et al (1989) Body fluid and endometrial concentrations of ketoconazole in mares after intravenous injection or repeated gavage. Equine Vet J 21, 211.

Other sources of information

  • Scott D W & Miller W H Jr (2003) Equine Dermatology. Elsevier Science, USA.
  • Derived from The Small Animal Formulary (1999) 3rd edn. Ed: Tennant B. British Small Animal Veterinary Association.
  • Derived from The Veterinary Formulary (1998) 4th edn. Ed: Bishop Y. British Veterinary Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

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