What is Grifulvin V (griseofulvin)?

Grifulvin V is the brand name for the active ingredient griseofulvin as the microcrystalline oral suspension and the microcrystalline tablet. Griseofulvin is an anitfungal medication that's used to treat infections of the hair, skin and nails, caused by susceptible fungi. Grifulvin V works by stopping the growth of fungi by interfering with cell division. It is often used for fungal infections that don't respond to creams or ointments.  

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