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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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Indications and Usage CRESEMBA is an azole antifungal indicated for patients 18 years of age and older for the treatment ofinvasive aspergillosis and invasive mucormycosis.
0001) (Figure 2), whereas annual azole and ampB use did not (data not shown).
Purpose: The present study investigated the antifungal effect of 2',4,-dihydroxy-5'-(1'",1'"-dimethylallyl)- 8-prenylpinocembrin (8PP, formerly 6PP), a natural prenylflavonoid, on Candida albicans biofilms, and compared this with an azole antifungal (fluconazole) by studying the cellular stress and antioxidant response.
Two different preservative treatments were sampled: soluble copper azole (listed by AWPA as CA-C; AWPA 2012c) and micronized copper azole, with specified retentions shown on the end tags of 0.
Luliconazole is an azole drug, meaning it is broad spectrum and kills dermatophytes, yeast, and molds.
Voriconazole is a second-generation azole antifungal agent.
Luliconazole (Luzu), an azole anti-fungal, is a cream used for the treatment of tinea pedis, tinea cruris, and tinea corporis.
The topics include applying diagnostic markers to invasive aspergillosis in children, the impact of azole resistance on aspergillosis guidelines, invasive aspergillosis in the intensive care unit, using biological agents to treat fungal asthma and allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, and immune regulation in idiopathic bronchiectasis.
Histidine is an aminoacid that has carboxylic acid, amine and azole groups.
They are treated with pentachlorphenol, chromated copper arsenate, creosote or copper azole with severe environmental consequences.
Resistance to azole medications is a common finding in recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis cases.
Fluconazole is probably the azole of choice for intravenous use, achieving high levels of penetration of ocular tissues within a few hours of a single dose.