iodochlorhydroxyquin

noun
drug used to treat certain fungal infection (as athlete's foot)
Syn: ↑Clioquinol

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  • iodochlorhydroxyquin — noun The drug clioquinol …   Wiktionary

  • iodochlorhydroxyquin — io·do·chlor·hy·droxy·quin ī .ōd ə .klōr hī dräk sē .kwin, ī .äd ə , .klȯr n an antimicrobial and mildly irritant drug C9H5ClINO formerly used esp. as an antidiarrheal but now used mainly as an antiseptic * * * io·do·chlor·hy·drox·y·quin (i… …   Medical dictionary

  • iodochlorhydroxyquin, iodochlorohydroxyquinoline — Topical antiinfective. SYN: chloriodoquin, clioquinol …   Medical dictionary

  • Clioquinol — Systematic (IUPAC) name 5 chloro 7 iodo quinolin 8 ol Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com …   Wikipedia

  • clioquinol — SYN: iodochlorhydroxyquin. * * * cli·o·quin·ol (kli″o kwinґol) [USP] an antibacterial and antifungal agent with antieczematic and antipruritic properties; it was formerly used as a topical antiinfective in a wide range of dermatoses and was …   Medical dictionary

  • clioquinol — noun An antifungal and antiprotozoal hydroxyquinoline drug, neurotoxic in large doses. Syn: iodochlorhydroxyquin …   Wiktionary

  • chloriodoquin — SYN: iodochlorhydroxyquin …   Medical dictionary

  • antifungal — I noun any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi • Syn: ↑antifungal agent, ↑fungicide, ↑antimycotic, ↑antimycotic agent • Derivationally related forms: ↑fungicidal (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • antifungal agent — noun any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi • Syn: ↑antifungal, ↑fungicide, ↑antimycotic, ↑antimycotic agent • Derivationally related forms: ↑fungicidal (for: ↑fungicide), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • antimycotic — noun any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi • Syn: ↑antifungal, ↑antifungal agent, ↑fungicide, ↑antimycotic agent • Derivationally related forms: ↑fungicidal (for: ↑fungicide) …   Useful english dictionary

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