SKU: K006  / 
    CAS Number: 65277-42-1

    Ketoconazole

    $120.36 - $521.96

    Ketoconazole is an insoluble imidazole antimycotic compound.

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    Mechanism of ActionKetoconazole 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.
    SpectrumKetoconazole is a broad spectrum antifungal agent targeting a wide variety of fungal cell membranes.
    Molecular FormulaC26H28Cl2N4O4
    References

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