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- n. A particular kind of imidazole antifungal drug.
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In a study of recurrent Candida vaginal yeast infections, half the women were treated with the commonly prescribed antiyeast medication econazole nitrate alone, while the other half received both econazole nitrate and echinacea.
✤ Antifungal creams (imidazoles such as clotrimazole or econazole) should be applied once a day for at least a week (often more to make sure it has gone) in small amounts.
The effect of ICZ on glycosylation was not dependent on inhibition of the cholesterol biosynthetic pathway and was specific for this drug because other azole antifungals, such as ketoconazole and econazole, did not alter glycan processing.