20 out of 75
The role of anti-fungal drugs is all of the following except
|A||Ketoconazole inhibits ergosterol synthesis|
|B||Ketoconazole causes adrenal insufficiency|
|C||Nystatin is used in systemic diseases|
|D||Fluconazole is used in candidiasis|
Ans. C Nystatin is used in systemic diseases
Nystatin is not indicated in the treatment of systemic fungal infections since it is not absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. Moreover, the drug is toxic for systemic admistration.