- Broad spectrum antifungal agent used for long periods at high doses, especially in immunosuppressed patients.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- A drug that treats infection caused by a fungus. It is also used as a treatment for prostate cancer because it can block the production of male sex hormones.
Definition from: NCI Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.