Clioquinol


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Noun1.Clioquinol - drug used to treat certain fungal infection (as athlete's foot)
antifungal, antifungal agent, antimycotic, antimycotic agent, fungicide - any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi
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However, Clioquinol, a chelator which crosses the blood brain barrier, has demonstrated effectiveness in treating Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and possibly Autism as well as the following cancer lines: prostate, B cell, Ovarian, Bladder, Pancreas, Breast, Cervical, Fibroblast and Huntington's disease.
2%), while no positive reaction was obtained to clioquinol and methyldibromoglutaronitrile in any case.
For example, clioquinol had good activity in guinea pigs but not in mice (Lewis et al.
Clioquinol and docosahexaenoic acid act synergistically to kill tumor cells.
Clioquinol attenuates zinc-dependent beta-cell death and the onset of insulitis and hyperglycemia associated with experimental type I diabetes in mice.
Recent animal studies have shown that the drug, clioquinol, can reverse the progression of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.
Oral treatment of transgenic mouse with clioquinol resulted in halving of A[beta] levels and significantly increased the levels of Cu and Zn in the brain (72).
The investigators maintain that clioquinol will target the formation of amyloid plaques in the brain and thereby slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD).
12] were administered to all patients to counteract an observed association between oral clioquinol and myelo-opticoneuropathy that led to the drug's with-drawal from sale in 1970.
Your treatment depends on the cause, but vioform-hydrocortisone cream (hydrocortisone 1 per cent, clioquinol 3 per cent) will reduce the redness and soreness and treat any infection.
Tests supervised by doctors at University College London have shown that Clioquinol, which is found in foot cream, can slow down the rate of decline of sufferers when they are given a pill form of the drug.