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al·lyl·a·mine

(al'il-ā-mēn'),
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.
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To test the extent and restrictions of our catalyst, Si[O.sub.2]@ imineNB-Pd-II, we also studied the hydroamination of 1 with substituted anilines (2b-i) bearing an electron-poor or an electron-rich group on the benzene ring provided to the corresponding allylamines (3b-i) (Table 3).
A review of randomised control studies found allylamines were effective in curing fungal infections and produced a faster response than azoles but cure rates were similar.
For instance azoles, polyenes and allylamines target ergosterol pathway.
Antifungal dermatologic agents: Azoles and allylamines. Compend.
Topical agents used in these infections are the imidazoles, allylamines, tolnaftate and ciclopirox.
(GII) is pleased to announce a new market research report, “Antifungals Market to 2017 - Generic Erosion of Major Polyenes, Azoles, Allylamines and Echinocandins to Slow Value Growth” by GBI Research.
"All the agents--the azoles, allylamines, benzylamines, and ciclopirox--are going to work fairly well if you make a good choice for what you're trying to treat.
"I think all the agents--the azoles, allylamines, benzylamines, and ciclopirox--are going to work fairly well if you make a good choice for what you're trying to treat.
Celanese Chemicals announced the sale of its global allylamines and U.S.
Treatment of dermatomycoses with topically applied allylamines: naftifine and terbinafine.
This new EU patent comprises composition of matter claims directed to novel topical formulations of antifungal allylamines (including terbinafine), as well as claims directed to methods of treatment of onychomycosis using these novel formulations, which enable enhanced penetration of antifungal allylamines into and through the nail.