Product Information

Product NameTolnaftate USP
Structure
Cas NO2398-96-1
Molecular Weight 307.411
Molecular formula C19H17NOS
Therap.Cat : Antifungal Agents
Substances that destroy fungi by suppressing their ability to grow or reproduce. They differ from Fungicides, Industrial because they defend against fungi present in human or animal tissues.
Tolnaftate is a synthetic antifungal agent.
Tolnaftate is a thiocarbamate derivative with either fungicidal or fungistatic property. Tolnaftate is a selective, reversible and non-competitive inhibitor of membrane-bound squalene-2,3- epoxidase, an enzyme involved in the biosynthesis of ergosterol.
Tolnaftate is a synthetic over-the-counter anti-fungal agent. It may come as a cream, powder, spray, or liquid aerosol, and is used to treat jock itch, athlete’s foot and ringworm