Bifonazole is a Medicine belongs to Antifungal group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 574   Edition : 38  

  ►   Brandname : Mycospor, Canesten once daily, Bifon, Bayclear Plus
  ►  Strength : Cream with .  Powder with .  Solution with .  Gel with

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Martindale    Page : 574   Edition : 38  
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Topical
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 573   Edition : 37  

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓

Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Fungal skin infections Topical 1 % Cream o.d. Can also be applied as a 1 % powder, solution, or gel. Treatment is continued for 2 to 4 weeks.
2 Nail infections Topical 1 % Cream o.d. Can also be applied as a 1 % powder, solution, or gel. It is applied initially with a 40% urea paste to soften the nail.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 574   Edition : 38  



Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : Burning , Itching
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 573   Edition : 37.  

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Bifonazole is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction : 
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : .  


►  Contraindication : NA
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Azoles inhibit ultimate conversion of lanosterol to ergosterol by inhibiting 14a-sterol demethylase; this resulting in decrease in ergosterol synthesis and accumulation of 14a-methyl sterols disrupt the tightly packed acyl chains of the phospholipids in the fungal membrane.
Ref :-   Book : Principle of Pharmacology (The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy)    Page : 627   Edition : 3.  

Pathway of DIETARY Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


DIETARY Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication DIETARY Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA

►    Plasma Half-life :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA