fluconazole

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noun flu·con·a·zole \flü-ˈkä-nə-ˌzōl\

Definition of fluconazole

  1. :  an antifungal agent C13H12F2N6O used orally to treat cryptococcal meningitis and local or systemic candida infections

Origin and Etymology of fluconazole

fluor- + -conazole (as in miconazole)


First Known Use: 1985


Medical Dictionary

fluconazole

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noun flu·con·a·zole \flü-ˈkän-ə-ˌzōl\

Medical Definition of fluconazole

  1. :  a triazole antifungal agent C13H12F2N6O used to treat cryptococcal meningitis and local or systemic candida infections—see diflucan


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