Until such a time, treatment with antifungal agents
, including long-term, suppressive antifungal regimens, remains the only recourse.
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NOXAFIL is indicated for use in treating invasive aspergillosis, fusariosis, chromoblastomycosis, mycetoma and coccidioidomycosis in adult patients with refractory disease or who are intolerant of certain commonly used antifungal agents
AN2690, the first in a new class of antifungal agents
, is being developed for onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the nail and nail bed that affects approximately seven to ten percent of the U.
hematologic malignancy) during treatment with azole antifungal agents
, including CRESEMBA.
Further, most conventional antifungal agents
do not completely destroy the fungi but merely inhibit their growth, which may lead to future infections.
Washington, January 25 ( ANI ): Exposing pregnant mice to low doses of the chemical tributyltin (TBT), which was used in marine antifouling paints and is used as an antifungal agent
in some paints, certain plastics and a variety of consumer products, can lead to obesity for multiple generations without subsequent exposure, researchers say.
Since its introduction in 1990 as a prophylactic antifungal agent
after bone marrow transplantation, fluconazole (Diflucan) has become established as the dominant therapy for vulvovaginal candidiasis (WC) worldwide.
Many biologists believe the toxicity of silver nanoparticles, the reason for their use as an antibacterial or antifungal agent
, is due to their high surface area that makes them an efficient source of silver ions, he says, but "this creates the idea that there may be some sort of natural cycle returning some of the ions to nanoparticles.
Novartis is stopping work on albinterferon alfa-2b for use in chronic hepatitis C and Mycograb, an antifungal agent
being tested for use in invasive candidiasis, the company said last week in a statement.
Taking advantage of its established trans-Pacific network of scientific and industry contacts, TOPICA has in-licensed its lead product candidate, luliconazole, a topical antifungal agent
that is already on the market in Japan.
Scientists believe the antifungal agent
rapamycin, produced by soil bacteria, has extraordinary life-extending properties.
Its use as an antifungal agent
in resilient liners has not been investigated.
11) Other clinical studies have found clotrimazole to be the most effective antifungal agent
in vivo, followed by gentian violet and nystatin.
University of Virginia Patent Foundation (Charlottesville, VA) has patented a therapeutic method for treating biological diseases that includes the administration of an effective amount of a suitable antibiotic agent, antifungal agent
or antiviral agent in conjunction with an A2A adenosine receptor agonist.