imiquimod


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imiquimod

n imiquimod m
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Imiquimod 5% cream (AldaraTM) is an immune response modifier currently indicated for the treatment of AK and superficial BCC lesions of 2 cm or less.
Imiquimod cream, applied three times a week for three months, also seems to be useful.
Imiquimod alone completely clears HPV warts in more than 70% of females and in 33% of males.
The active ingredient is a chemical called imiquimod.
For cryotherapy, curettage and cryotherapy, 5-fluorouracil, imiquimod, and photodynamic therapy using methyl-aminolevulinic acid or aminolevulinic acid, the recurrence rates were higher (22.3, 19.9, 18.8, 14.1, 18.8, and 16.6 percent, respectively).
The involvement of endosomal TLRs in the pathogenesis of psoriasis is supported by studies of imiquimod in mouse models of psoriasis.
The existing treatment modalities include intralesional steroids, cryotherapy, silicone gel sheets, topical retinoic acid, tacrolimus, imiquimod, colchicine, verapamil and 5-fluorouracil (5-FU).
Topical potent corticosteroids and topical imiquimod as part of treatment of IHs have been in use for several years with variable efficacy and several side effects (41-46).
Options include 5-FU (5-fluorouracil), imiquimod, ingenol mebutate, and photodynamic therapy as well as chemical peels and laser resurfacing.
* Imiquimod. A 5% formulation of imiquimod "is becoming the new gold standard of topical therapies, but it can be irritating," Dr.
Pharmaceutical company Actavis Inc (NYSE:ACT) revealed on Wednesday that it has reached settlement agreements to resolve outstanding patent litigation related to its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Clindamycin, Tretinoin Gel and Imiquimod Cream.