Product Name: Clotrimazole
Appearance: White or Pale Yellow Crystalline Powder
Topical clotrimazole has activity against dermatophytes and yeasts;
it may be useful for localized lesions associated with Malassezia.
It is not very effective in treating dermatophytosis in cats.
Clotrimazole inhibits the biosynthesis of ergosterol, a component of fungal cell membranes leading to increased membrane permeability and probable disruption of membrane enzyme systems.