The Efficiency of Some Antifungal Products on Genus Malassezia Fungi

George NADAŞ, Nicodim FIŢ, Flore CHIRILA, Sorin RĂPUNTEAN, Cosmina CUC, Daniela CALINA, Attila DÉNES, Vasile RUS


The researches were made during 2006-2007 within the Microbiology Laboratory of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. A number of 23 Malassezia pachydermatis strains were tested regarding the sensibility to antifungal products currently used in therapy. The antimycotic products were represented by ketoconazole, itraconazole, nystatin and acetic acid. The best efficiency was registered for itraconazole, followed by ketoconazole, nystatin and acetic acid


Malassezia pachydermatis; dogs; treatment; antifungal; efficiency

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