Sertaconazole Nitrate Cream 2% w/w
» Fungal Infections
» Skin Infection of Athlete Foot
» Trichomonas Vaginalis in Vitro
- Sertaconazole is an azole antifungal. It works by blocking the formation of the fungal cell wall, which result in the death of the fungus.
- Sertaconazole is an antifungal medication of the imidazole class. It is available as a cream to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot.
- Sertaconazole also has antibacterial action. It is hypothesized that the mechanism of action again involves sertaconazole's ability to form pores by mimicking tryptophan. It has also been shown that sertaconazole can kill Trichomonas vaginalis in vitro.