A Review on Anti Fungal Preparations, Indications, Adverse Reactions and Mechanism of Action

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  • Maryam Maghoomi

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https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2023.14.S01.83

Abstract

Fungal may cause infection in humans from skin to brain and other vital organs. The estimated cost of fungal infection is about $48 billion per year in the United States. Antifungal medications play a role in eradicating or limiting fungal infections. These drugs include a group of medications that are vital components in the new techniques of management of mycoses. Mainly there are 3 forms of antifungal as azoles, polyenes, and allylamine-thiocarbamates. These drugs work on ergosterol and either kill or limit the growth of fungus. In this review, brief discussion about fungus, infections and anti fungal with mechanism, adverse reactions and indications are aimed.

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— Updated on 2023-01-15

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A Review on Anti Fungal Preparations, Indications, Adverse Reactions and Mechanism of Action. (2023). Journal of Pharmaceutical Negative Results, 644-648. https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2023.14.S01.83