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 (ăz′ōl′, ā′zōl′)
Any of a class of organic compounds that have a five-membered heterocyclic ring with at least one nitrogen and two double bonds and that also may contain another heteroatom.


(ˈeɪzəʊl; əˈzəʊl)
1. (Elements & Compounds) an organic five-membered ring compound containing one or more atoms in the ring, the number usually being specified by a prefix: diazole; triazole.
2. (Elements & Compounds) a less common name for pyrrole
[from azo- + -ole1, on the model of diazole]


(ˈæz oʊl, əˈzoʊl)

any of a group of five-membered heterocyclic compounds containing one or more nitrogen atoms in the ring.
[1895–1900; see azo, -ole2]
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They concluded: 'This cream, as an herbal and natural medicine, may be a good alternative for people who cannot use azoles.
These mutations may be linked to agricultural and environmental use of azole fungicides (5- 7) and not previous azole therapy, because patients with these infections frequently lack prior clinical exposure to azoles (i.
Objective: This project aims to provide a comprehensive characterization of the exposure of aquatic organisms to antifungal azoles (AFAs), an emerging pollutant family of particular concern as regard to their endocrine disrupting effects, in the frame of their environmental risk.
6,7) The trigger for our patient's statin-induced rhabdomyolysis was fluconazole, a known moderate inhibitor of CYP3A4, which is comparatively weaker than certain potent azoles like itraconazole or ketoconazole.
2,3) Triazoles belong to a larger group of antifungals called azoles which were first introduced in the early 1980s.
4-6) However, the frequent exposure to azoles can lead to development of secondary resistance to azoles and sometimes to multidrug resistance, resulting in therapeutic failures (7-9) and increasing mortality rates.
The major drug classes for treatment include azoles, polyenes and echinocandins.
Intravaginal topical azoles are considered first-line treatment during pregnancy, but oral fluconazole can be used instead if the patient prefers it, in recurrent cases, or if symptoms are severe.
The mechanisms responsible for resistance to azoles include overexpression of CDR1 and CDR2 from the ABC transporter family and MDR1 which encodes a multidrug efflux pump.
parapsilosis isolate was resistant to ketoconazole and amphotericin B and sensitive to the rest of the azoles.
El tratamiento es a base de yoduro de potasio o azoles.
Also, like all azoles, it has some antibacterial activity, she said at the South Beach Symposium.