Clioquinol

What is Clioquinol?

Clioquinol (iodochlorhydroxyquin) is an antifungal drug and antiprotozoal drug. It is neurotoxic in large doses. It is a member of a family of drugs called hydroxyquinolines which inhibit certain enzymes related to DNA replication. The drugs have been found to have activity against both viral and protozoal infections.

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Why doctor suggests me and my wife to take AF kit together

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bacterial/fungal infections

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AF Kit
is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (e.g.,...

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my wife has accidently put flumetazone clioquinol ear drops in her eye. She has flushed it out with water and optrex eye drops. Should we do...

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conservative treatment

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What you have done is good.Flushing with water...

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Dear Dr Kakkar, I have finally worked out how to write to you directly! I wanted to follow up with you but I didn't manage last time, so I spoke to...

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Nice to get in touch again

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As I had previously mentioned in our previous...

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