Type: Term Pronunciation: an′tē-fŭng′ăl Synonyms: antimycoticFound on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=4821
Antifungal agents act against and destroy various fungi. Herbs in this category include cinnamon, cloves, garlic, St. John's wort, thyme and turmeric. Found on http://www.motherherbs.com/herb-glossary.html
- any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungiFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=antifungal
Antifungal medicine is used to treat fungal infections. For example, clotrimazole, ketoconazole.
Found on http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/hub.xhtml
An agent that kills or inhibits fungi, and, in my usage here, an herb that inhibits either a dermatomycosis like ringworm or athlete's foot, or one that inhibits Candida albicans either externally as a douche or internally as a systemic antifungal. Examples: Nystatin, griseofulvin, Tabebuia.
Found on http://www.swsbm.com/ManualsMM/MedHerbGloss2.txt
An agent that inhibits the growth or multiplication of fungi, or kills them outright.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20900
Antifungal: A drug used to treat fungal infections. Examples of antifungal drugs include miconazole (MONISTAT) and clotrimazole (LOTRIMIN, MYCELEX).Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=9620
<pharmacology> A drug that is destructive to fungi or suppressing their reproduction or growth, effective against fungal infections. ... (06 Oct 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
antifungal agent noun
any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungiFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
(an″te-) (an″ti-fung´gәl) destructive to or checking the growth of fungi; called alsoantimycotic. antifungal agent.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
destructive to fungi, or suppressing their reproduction or growth; effective against fungal infections.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio08.html
A chemical substance produced by microorganisms or by other means, useful in the treatment of fungal infections.Found on http://www.thehorse.com/Glossary.xhtml?L=A
A drug that treats infections caused by fungi.Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=A
Inhibits or kills fungi.Found on http://www.fabriclink.com/dictionaries/performanceglossary.cfm
destructive to fungi, or suppressing their reproduction or growth; effective against fungal infectionsFound on http://www.kerbtier.de/Pages/Glossar/enGlossar.html
A drug used in the treatment of a disease caused by a fungus.Found on http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/glossary/glossary.asp
No exact match found