PHMB

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AcronymDefinition
PHMBPolyhexamethylene Biguanide
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Kramer, "Interaction of polyhexamethylene biguanide hydrochloride (PHMB) with phosphatidylcholine containing o/w emulsion and consequences for microbicidal efficacy and cytotoxicity," Chemico-Biological Interactions, vol.
Polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB) exhibited the maximum antibacterial effect on Pseudomonas species followed by E.
(3) Also polyhexamethylene biguanide can be utilized for this purpose.
Electrospun scaffold prepared with blends of polyester urethane, cellulose acetate, and antimicrobial polyhexamethylene biguanide were analyzed to be suitable for treating wounds [24].
Ocular infections like other bacterial infections are normally treated with antibiotics whereas for sterility the contact lenses are kept in lens care solutions which contain antiseptics like polyaminopropyle binguanide or polyhexamethylene biguanide etc.
Reputex 20; a polyhexamethylene biguanide hydrochloride (PHMB) compound, was obtained from BASF.
Duan, "Antifungal activities of polyhexamethylene biguanide and polyhexamethylene guanide against the citrus sour rot pathogen Geotrichum citriaurantii in vitro and in vivo," Postharvest Biology and Technology, vol.
The marabou stork was discharged the next day with instructions to the owner to perform nasal flushing twice daily with 5 mL diluted benzalkonium chloride and polyhexamethylene biguanide (F10 Antiseptic Solution, Health and Hygiene [Pty] Ltd, Roodepoort, South Africa) in sterile saline solution (1:250) for 10 days.
Excilon[TM] AMD[TM] (Tyco Healthcare) an absorbent antimicrobial sponge dressing which contains polyhexamethylene biguanide (Polihexanide or PHMB).
A new therapeutic regime was prescribed utilizing a combination of polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB) ophthalmic drops one drop per hour, opthalmadine, one drop every two hours, and an oral antifungal tablet itraconazole one tablet per day.
The active ingredient in the bandage, polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB), helps destroy common forms of bacteria and according to Can-Am Care has been clinically proven to be effective against antibiotic-resistant forms of bacteria, such as MRSA and vancomycin-resistant entrococcus (VRE), among others.
Combined treatment with propamidine, neomycin and polyhexamethylene biguanide. Am J Ophthalmol 1993; 115:466.