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Member of a class of antifungal agents that works by inhibiting squalene epoxidase, an enzyme involved in the synthesis of ergosterol, a component of fungal cell walls.
allylamine a group of fungicidal drugs which disrupt fungal cell wall formation, by inhibiting squalene epioxase activity (see terbinafine)
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It is is prepared by a process that includes reacting an oligomeric or polymeric polyisocyanate with a member selected from the group consisting of glycidol, allyl amine
and allyl alcohol.