Ichthammol

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Identification

Generic Name
Ichthammol
DrugBank Accession Number
DB11341
Background

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.

Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Approved
Synonyms
  • Ammonium bituminosulfonate
  • Ammonium bituminosulphonate
  • Ammonium sulphoichthyolate
  • Ichthammol

Pharmacology

Indication

Not Available

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Associated Conditions
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Pharmacodynamics

Not Available

Mechanism of action
Not Available
Absorption

Not Available

Volume of distribution

Not Available

Protein binding

Not Available

Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination

Not Available

Half-life

Not Available

Clearance

Not Available

Adverse Effects
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Toxicity

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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Not Available
Food Interactions
No interactions found.

Products

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Over the Counter Products
NameDosageStrengthRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
CVS IchthammolOintment SalveOintment100 mg/1gTopicalCVS Health2020-07-01Not applicableUS flag
EGODERM CREAMCreamTopicalEGO PHARM MALAYSIA SDN. BHD.2020-09-08Not applicableMalaysia flag
EGODERM CREAMCream1 % w/wTopicalEGO PHARMACEUTICALS (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.1990-11-16Not applicable
EGODERM OINTMENTOintmentTopicalEGO PHARM MALAYSIA SDN. BHD.2020-09-08Not applicableMalaysia flag
EGODERM OINTMENT 1%Ointment1 %TopicalEGO PHARMACEUTICALS (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.1991-04-05Not applicable
IchthammolOintment100 mg/1gTopicalWalgreens2021-07-28Not applicableUS flag
Ichthammol 20%Ointment20 g/100gTopicalTRIFECTA PHARMACEUTICALS USA LLC2015-07-122015-07-28US flag
MG217 First Aid Drawing SalveOintment100 mg/1gTopicalWisconsin Pharmacal Company2020-07-01Not applicableUS flag
Mixture Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
Boil Ease Drawing Salve OntIchthammol (1.86 %) + Benzocaine (.5 %) + Camphor (1.6 %) + Juniper tar (.11 %) + Octasulfur (.44 %) + Phenol (.42 %) + Thymol (.06 %) + Zinc oxide (1.92 %)OintmentTopicalCommerce Pharmaceutics Inc.1981-12-311999-08-05Canada flag
Unapproved/Other Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
CVS IchthammolOintment SalveIchthammol (100 mg/1g)OintmentTopicalCVS Health2020-07-01Not applicableUS flag
IchthammolIchthammol (100 mg/1g)OintmentTopicalWalgreens2021-07-28Not applicableUS flag
Ichthammol 20%Ichthammol (20 g/100g)OintmentTopicalTRIFECTA PHARMACEUTICALS USA LLC2015-07-122015-07-28US flag
MG217 First Aid Drawing SalveIchthammol (100 mg/1g)OintmentTopicalWisconsin Pharmacal Company2020-07-01Not applicableUS flag

Categories

Drug Categories
Classification
Not classified
Affected organisms
Not Available

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
NQ14646378
CAS number
8029-68-3
InChI Key
Not Available
InChI
Not Available
IUPAC Name
Not Available
SMILES
Not Available

References

General References
  1. Ichthyol official website [Link]
PubChem Substance
347911191
RxNav
5645
Wikipedia
Ammonium_bituminosulfonate

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
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Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
Not Available
Dosage Forms
FormRouteStrength
SuspensionTopical
OintmentTopical100 mg/1g
OintmentTopical
SuppositoryRectal
CreamTopical
CreamTopical1 % w/w
OintmentTopical1 %
OintmentTopical20 g/100g
EmulsionTopical
OintmentTopical100 mg
OintmentTopical
OintmentTopical200 mg
OintmentTopical500 mg
OintmentTopical850 mg
OintmentTopical10 %
OintmentTopical20 %
OintmentTopical50 %
SolutionTopical
OintmentTopical200 MG/G
Prices
Not Available
Patents
Not Available

Properties

State
Not Available
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
Not Available
Predicted ADMET Features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
Not Available

Drug created on December 03, 2015 16:52 / Updated on September 28, 2021 21:54