OBO ID: CHEBI:27779
Term Name: griseofulvin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+)-griseofulvin
  • (2S,6'R)-7-chloro-2',4,6-trimethoxy-6'-methyl-3H,4'H-spiro[1-benzofuran-2,1'-cyclohex[2]ene]-3,4'-dione
  • amudane
  • Curling factor
  • Fulcin
  • Fulvicin
  • Grifulvin
  • Grisactin
  • Griseofulvin
  • griseofulvina
  • griseofulvine
  • griseofulvinum
  • Grisovin
  • Grysio
  • Lamoryl
  • Likuden
  • Poncyl
  • Spirofulvin
  • Sporostatin
Definition: An oxaspiro compound produced by Penicillium griseofulvum. It is used by mouth as an antifungal drug for infections involving the scalp, hair, nails and skin that do not respond to topical treatment.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available