noun. an oral antifungal drug (trade name Lamisil) used to treat cases of fungal nail disease.
- antimycotic agent
- antifungal agent
Example sentences of the word terbinafine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Apply a topical antibiotic such as terbinafine, a cream used to treat jock itch, after each cleaning to get rid of any bacteria or fungus that may be present on the skin.
Net Doctor reports that this is a rare but serious side effect of using terbinafine characterized by signs of jaundice, dark urine, abdominal pain, and unexplainable flu-like symptoms 3').