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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.

allylamine

a group of fungicidal drugs which disrupt fungal cell wall formation, by inhibiting squalene epioxase activity (see terbinafine)
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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.
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The market is dominated by generics classes such as azoles, allylamines and benzylamines, which offer good safety and tolerability profiles, thereby creating strong competition among these products.
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.
Antifungal drugs (azoles, pyrimidines, echinodians, polyenes, allylamines, and other antifungal drugs)
However, the allylamines had the greatest efficacy, which increased with duration of use.
2,12) Currently, there are 4 classes of antifungal agents with activity against Aspergillus: 1) the polyenes such as amphotericin B, 2) the triazoles, including itraconazole and voriconazole, 3) the echinocandins, such as caspofungin and micofungin, and 4) the allylamines, such as terbinafine.
Topical antifungals include, in order of efficacy, allylamines, ciclopirox olamine, imidazoles, and lastly, thio carbamates.
Allylamines and thiocarbamates inhibit the enzyme squalence epoxidase.
com/research/c26efd/antifungals_market) has announced the addition of the "Antifungals Market to 2017 - Generic Erosion of Major Polyenes, Azoles, Allylamines and Echinocandins to Slow Value Growth" report to their offering.