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 (ŏl′ə-mēn′, ō′lə-)
Ethanolamine when used in combination with other chemical substances, especially as a surfactant or dispersing aid.

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Azole antifungals, aluminum acetate, ciclopirox olamine, boric acid, nystatin, and mercurochrome are commonly used in topical antifungal therapy [2].
Clinical review report: eltrombopag olamine (Revolade) 25 mg and 50 mg tablets to increase platelet counts in thrombocytopenic patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection to allow the initiation and maintenance of interferon-based therapy [Internet].
The samples were obtained before and after 28 days of treatment with erythromycin 4% or a cosmeceutical-containing lipohydroxy acid, salicylic acid, linoleic acid, niacinamide, piroctone olamine, a ceramide, and thermal spring water.
The topical excipients along with the active drug provide more interaction on the infected skin for the treatment of infection as it apply directly on the infections as it's in the form of cream or ointment like (fungal infection treated by Ciclopirox Olamine, bacterial infection treated by Polymyxin B sulfate).
They report using amphotericin B suppositories, or vaginal 17% flucytosine, or 800mg oral fluconazole, daily for 2-3 weeks, or oral posaconazole in combination with local nystatin and/or ciclopirox olamine, or micafungin, to treat C.
Pharmacological inhibitors N(1)-guanyl-1,7,diamineoheptane (GC7) and ciclopirox olamine (CPX) are able to inhibit DHS and DOHH, respectively, which further inhibits eIF5A hypusination and results in eIF5A genetic knockdown [174].
Thirumoorthy, "A novel vesicular carrier for enhanced dermal delivery of ciclopirox olamine," Der Pharmacia Lettre, vol.
Multiple anti-fungals like 2.5% selinium sulphide, ciclopirox (ciclopirox olamine), 20% sodium hyposulphite, whitfield ointment (3% salicylic acid and 6% benzoic acid), zinc pyrithione, 1%terbinafine are used in the treatment of pityriasis versicolor with varying degree of success.
Topical treatment with propylene glycol lotions ciclopirox olamine topical azole creams antidandruff shampoos Artemesia sieberi lotion and terbinafine cream and systemic therapy with imidazole antifungals and oral terbinafine have resulted in different cure and recurrence rates.910
The antibiotic ciclopirox olamine (Uci-Farma) was used as the positive control due to its antibacterial properties [10].
In a recent Cochrane review, topical allylamines, azoles, butenafine, ciclopirox olamine, tolciclate, and tolnaftate were all found to be effective.
It contains piroctone olamine, an antifungal known to fight dandruff.