Omoconazole Nitrate

(USAN, rINNM)
Omoconazole Nitrate Chemical formula
Synonyms: 10-80-07; Nitrato de omoconazol; Omoconazole, Nitrate d’; Omoconazoli Nitras. (Z)-1-{2,4-Dichloronoxy)ethoxy]
Cyrillic synonym: Омоконазола Нитрат.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C20H17Cl3N2O2,HNO3 = 486.7.
CAS — 74512-12-2 (omoconazole); 83621-06-1 (omoconazole nitrate).
ATC — D01AC13; G01AF16.
ATC Vet — QD01AC13; QG01AF16.

💊 Profile

Omoconazole is an imidazole antifungal used locally for fungal skin infections and for vaginal candidiasis. It is applied topically as the nitrate as a 1% cream, powder, or solution in the treatment of cutaneous candidiasis, dermatophytosis, and pityriasis versicolor. For vaginal candidiasis, omoconazole nitrate is given as pessaries in doses of 150 mg daily for 6 days, 300 mg daily for 3 days, or 900 mg as a single dose. Intravaginal preparations of azoles may damage latex contraceptives. For a discussion of the caution needed when using azole antifungals during pregnancy, see under Pregnancy in Precautions of Fluconazole.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Austria: Afongan; Fr.: Fongamil; Fongarex; Gr.: Fongamil; Hung.: Mikogal; Mex.: Afongan; Port.: Afongan†; Fongamil; Rus.: Mikogal (Микогал).
Published December 07, 2018.