Ichthammol

This drug entry is a stub and has not been fully annotated. It is scheduled to be annotated soon.

Identification

Name
Ichthammol
Accession Number
DB11341
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Approved
Description

Ichthammol is also referred to as ammonium bituminosulfonate or ammonium bituminosulphonate. It is an ammonium salt of dark sulfonated shale oil (bituminous schists) produced via distillation of the oil followed by sulfonation and neutralization. It is available in OTC products as an active ingredient for the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis and boils as it is thought to exhibit anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antimycotic properties [1].

Synonyms
  • ammonium bituminosulfonate
  • ammonium bituminosulphonate
Over the Counter Products
NameDosageStrengthRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing End
Ichthammol 20%Ointment20 g/100gTopicalTRIFECTA PHARMACEUTICALS USA LLC2015-07-122015-07-28Us
Categories
UNII
NQ14646378
CAS number
8029-68-3
Weight
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Chemical Formula
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Food Interactions
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References

General References
  1. Ichthyol official website [Link]
External Links
PubChem Substance
347911191
Wikipedia
Ichthammol

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
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Pharmacoeconomics

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Dosage forms
FormRouteStrength
OintmentTopical20 g/100g
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Properties

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Experimental Properties
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Predicted ADMET features
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Spectra

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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Drug created on December 03, 2015 09:52 / Updated on November 02, 2018 07:09