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Microbicides, Topical

Generically, any topical agent that destroys microbes. However, usage of the term is increasingly being confined to topical agents that prevent or reduce the transmission of SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES. [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
209728
Concept ID:
C1136255
Pharmacologic Substance
2.

Melaleuca alternifolia oil

Essential oil extracted from MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (tea tree). It is used as a topical antimicrobial due to the presence of terpineol. [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
60770
Concept ID:
C0216194
Organic Chemical; Pharmacologic Substance
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Clotrimazole

A synthetic, imidazole derivate with broad-spectrum, antifungal activity. Clotrimazole inhibits biosynthesis of sterols, particularly ergosterol, an essential component of the fungal cell membrane, thereby damaging and affecting the permeability of the cell membrane. This results in leakage and loss of essential intracellular compounds, and eventually causes cell lysis. [from NCI]

MedGen UID:
40351
Concept ID:
C0009074
Organic Chemical; Pharmacologic Substance
4.

Onychomycosis

A fungal infection of the nail, usually caused by DERMATOPHYTES; YEASTS; or nondermatophyte MOLDS. [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
11825
Concept ID:
C0040261
Disease or Syndrome
5.

Miscellaneous topical preparations

Natural or synthetic compounds or mixtures that are applied to body surfaces such as the skin, mouth, vagina, lips, nose, ears or the eyes. A topical preparation can act only on the specific area to which it is applied or it can be applied locally to be absorbed into the blood stream and act systemically. [from NCI]

MedGen UID:
87637
Concept ID:
C0360289
Pharmacologic Substance
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