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Definition of the noun Anthralin
What does Anthralin mean as a name of something?
- See Dithranol.
Anthralin is a drug, drug ingredient, medical treatment.
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by Tiziana M.
Anthralin: Anthralin is a synthetic substitute for a naturally occurring substance known as chrysarobin which was originally extracted from the bark of the araroba tree that is most common found in South America. The original natural substance ...
by Linda S Williams, Paula D Hopper
Anthralin is a substance extracted from coal tar that suppresses mitotic activity. The anthralin may be mixed with salicylic acid in a stiff paste. The patient must be closely observed because anthralin is a strong irritant and can cause chemical ...
by Jürgen Fuchs
Anthralin is a strong reductant that is readily oxidized by light, trace concentrations of metal ions, and oxygen. ROS such as singlet oxygen, superoxide anion, and the hydroxyl radical are formed as reaction intermediates during oxidation of ...
by Dr. Thomas W. Hale, PhD, Dr. Hilary E. Rowe, PharmD
Trade: Alphodith, Anthra-Derm, Anthraforte, Anthranol, Anthrascalp, Dithranol, Dritho-Scalp, Drithocreme, Micanol Category: Antipsoriatic LRC: L3 - No Data- Probably Compatible Anthralin is a synthetic tar derivative used topically for ...
by CTI Reviews
Dithranol or Anthralin is a Hydroxyanthrone, anthracene derivative, medicine applied.
Comprehensive Nursing Care (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Anthralin is a Hydroxyanthrone, anthracene derivative, medicine applied to the skin of people with psoriasis. It is available as creams, ointment or pastes in 0.1 to 2% strengths (Drithocreme, Dithrocream, ZithranolRR, Micanol, Psorlin, ...
A Core Curriculum by Noreen Nicol
Anthralin is an ancient effective treatment, but it is irritating and stains skin, clothing, and bedding so it is not used very often. (4) Tazarotene is a retinoid. It treats psoriasis by modulating keratinocyte differentiation and hyperproliferation, ...
Clinical Dermatology (2009)
by Thomas P. Habif
Anthralin is a good choice for children. Topical immunotherapy. Topical immunotherapy with contact sensitizers is the most effective treatment for chronic, severe AA. The mechanism is not clear, but it probably has an immunomodulating effect.
by Dana K. Cassell, Noel R. Rose
Yet another treatment is the application of anthralin cream or ointment. Anthralin is a synthetic, tarlike substance that ...
A Practical Approach by Virginia Poole Arcangelo, Andrew M. Peterson
Anthralin is a good therapy if the patient has a limited number of lesions, but its use is time- consuming.
Integrative Medicine (2012)
by David Rakel
Anthralin is a synthetic derivative of chrysarobin, which is found in Goa powder from the bark of the araroba tree of South America.46 The mechanism of action is not well understood, but it has been shown to inhibit cell growth and ...
by Jacqueline Burchum, Laura Rosenthal
Anthralin is an older drug that is marketed in the United States; however, the FDA has not determined that it is safe and effective. Still, the drug is included in some psoriasis management guidelines, so you may have patients who are using this ...
by Sherry Torkos
Creams, ointments, and scalp treatments containing anthralin, coal tar, or salicylic acid are available over the counter or in specially made compounds in the pharmacy. Anthralin is a drug that has been used for decades for psoriasis. It helps ...
by Robert A. Lewis
See anthralin. anthracite. See coal. anthragallic acid. See anthragallol. anthragallol. (1,2,3-trihydroxyanthraquinone; anthragallic acid). C6H4(CO)2C6H(OH)3. Tricyclic. Properties: Brown powder.
by Joseph Segen
stress, celiac disease* pathology Hair may have an 'exclamation mark' appearance management Intralesional glucocorticoids, topical immunotherapy, anthralin, biological response modifiers–eg, minoxidil prognosis Spontaneous remission ...
anthralin /an′′thrəlin/, a topical antipsoriatic prescribed in the treatment of psoriasis and chronic dermatitis. anthrax /an′′thraks/ [Gk, anthrax, coal, carbuncle], an acute infectious disease (reportable to public health officials) ...
by Dhirendra Verma
Amilriplyline Amoxapine Amoxicillin Amphotericinc B Ampicillin Amrinone Anisotropine Anthralin Asparaginase Astemizole Atenolol Auranofin Azathioprine Aziocillin Aztreonam Baclofen Benzonatate Bcnzquinamide Benzoropine mesylate ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
Also known as anthralin. INDICATIONS It is prescribed in the treatment of psoriasis and chronic dermatitis. CONTRAINDICATIONS Renal dysfunction or known hypersensitivity ...
How They Are Best Used to Promote Health and Well Being by Nicola Reavley
Therapies for mild psoriasis include exposure to sunlight, coal tar medications, anthralin, and steroids; either topical, injected or oral. Other treatments include the drugs, methotrexate and cyclosporin; and medically supervised administration of ...
High-Hazard Pollutants by Paul Cheremisinoff
Anthralin + 9 | Anthrarobin + 9 | Aurantio-obtusin - 91 Boletol - 9 | Carminic acid - 91 Catenarin + 9 | Chrysazin + 91 Chrysarobin + ...
by Laurence Urdang
anthralin n. a drug applied to the skin as a cream to treat psoriasis. ringworm infections. and other skin conditions. It may irritate ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Anthralin (mol wt 226) A topical antipsoriatic and antifungal agent. OH O OH ...
by Mr. M.P. Kabra
Anthralin: A medication ...
by UN Panda
Anthralin A synthetic hydrocarbon used as ointment to treat fungal ...
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
Anthralin, USAN. Chrysanthranol. Cignolin.
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Scrabble value of A1N1T1H4R1A1L1I1N1
The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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