Amorolfine

Active ingredient description

Amorolfine is a broad spectrum antimycotic. Amorolfine belongs to a new chemical class, and its fungicidal action is based on an alteration of the fungal cell membrane targeted primarily on sterol biosynthesis. The ergosterol content is reduced, and at the same time unusual sterically nonplanar sterols accumulate.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Amorolfine
D Dermatologicals → D01 Antifungals for dermatological use → D01A Antifungals for topical use → D01AE Other antifungals for topical use
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Medicines

Amorolfine is the active ingredient of these drugs:

Drug
Countries

Hong Kong

Austria

Australia

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Ireland

Brazil

Lithuania

Austria

Lithuania

Lithuania

Australia Austria Brazil Cyprus France

Spain

Hong Kong

Brazil

Australia

Spain

United Kingdom

Brazil

Brazil

Hong Kong

Ireland

Brazil

Hong Kong

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

AB0BHP2FH0 - AMOROLFINE

CAS registry number

78613-35-1 - amorolfine

SNOMED-CT

391769002 - Amorolfine (substance)