terbinafine [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3007507
DefinitionTerbinafine is an antibiotic, particularly antifungal, derived from allylamine. Terbinafine is active against a broad range of fungi and yeast. It was discovered in 1983.
Drug Classallylamine antibiotic
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Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
+ allylamine antibiotic [Drug Class]
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+ Candida spp. CDR2 confers_resistance_to_antibiotic

Balfour JA, et al. 1992. Drugs 43(2):259-84 Terbinafine. A review of its pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic properties, and therapeutic potential in superficial mycoses. (PMID 1372222)