SKU: M041  / 
    CAS Number: 22916-47-8

    Miconazole

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    Miconazole is an imidazole antimycotic compound.

    Mechanism of ActionMiconazole increases cell permeability by inhibiting enzymes involved in ergosterol synthesis. The increase of permeability has a toxic effect on the fungi and leads to cell death.
    SpectrumMiconazole targets fungi that cause tinea (ringworm) especially Trichophyton species.
    Impurity ProfileImpurity C| (2RS)-2-[(2,4-dichlorobenzyl)oxy]-2-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)ethanamine||||
    Molecular FormulaC18H14Cl4N2O
    References

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