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dapsone

[′dap‚sōn]
(pharmacology)
4,4′-sulfonyldianiline
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16) Drugs associated with sulfhemoglobinemia include phenacetin, dapsone, sulfonamides, and metoclopramide; however, any drug that can cause methemoglobinemia can also cause sulfhemoglobi nemia, if sulfur is available.
Maximum Dose/Month Duration Medication Patients Dose (mg) (mg) (months) Prednisone 30 70 1,100 26 Azathioprine 15 120 3,000 7 Cyclophosphamide 13 150 3,100 23 Dapsone 12 130 3,400 11 Minocycline 6 160 3,700 6 TABLE 3.
Association of Sulfamethoxazole and Dapsone with DHPS Gene Mutations
carinii DHPS mutants may be selected in vivo (within a given patient) under the pressure of co-trimoxazole or dapsone and that DHPS mutations may be associated with reactivation of P.
Research plans also include continued collaborative work on the efficacy of dapsone, the Company's patent-pending IN-201 formulation, and a series of new compounds for which the Company has applied for a use patent.
Combining dapsone in a Solvent Microparticulate(TM) gel enables dapsone to be applied topically.
The primary objective of this study was to assess the efficacy of dapsone administered once daily orally for 52 weeks compared with matching placebo in the treatment of patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer Disease (AD).
6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Masimo , the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) and Measure-Through Motion and Low-Perfusion pulse oximetry, today announced that a new study presented at the Society for Critical Care Medicine 38th Critical Care Congress suggests providers should consider routine screening with Masimo Rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry for the immediate and noninvasive detection of potentially life-threatening acquired methemoglobinemia in patients receiving Dapsone therapy.
NEW ORLEANS -- A 5% dapsone gel appears safe and effective in clearing both inflammatory and noninflammatory acne lesions and seems more effective with longer use, researchers said at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Retinoids (topical and systemic) (8-11), dapsone (12), cyclophosphamide (13), cyclosporine (14-16), metronidazole, hydroxychloroquine (17), tacrolimus (18), thalidomide (19), and phototherapy have also been helpful.
Further to Immune Network's announcements concerning the Phase 2 clinical trial of dapsone in Alzheimer disease, the public announcement of trial results is scheduled to be made on Tuesday, October 15, 2002 at 4:00 p.
Aczone(R) is an aqueous topical gel containing 5% dapsone for the treatment of acne vulgaris.