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Nonoxynol

Known as: Nonoxynol [Chemical/Ingredient], Nonoxynols, Nonoxinol 
Nonionic surfactant mixtures varying in the number of repeating ethoxy (oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) groups. They are used as detergents, emulsifiers, wetting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The probiotic relevant characteristics of 45 strains of vaginal Lactobacillus isolated from healthy women were analyzed. Of these… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
ABSTRACT The first product to be clinically evaluated as a microbicide contained the nonionic surfactant nonoxynol-9… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT In experiments to assess the in vitro impact of the candidate microbicides nonoxynol 9 (N-9), C31G, and sodium dodecyl… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In 1999 about 5.4 million people were newly infected with HIV.1 In some countries public health programmes have achieved modest… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Safe and effective vaginally applied microbicides could help to control the continuing spread of sexually transmitted… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The potential of nonoxynol-9 to reduce womens susceptibility to sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) was investigated in a double… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Nonoxynol 9 is a proved spermicide, but whether it is also a microbicide is uncertain. A truly effective vaginal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of the nonoxynol 9 contraceptive sponge in preventing sexual acquisition of the human… Expand
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1992
1992
Nurses from the AIDS Street Nurse Project administered a short questionnaire to 71 sex trade workers (64 females and 7 males… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Simulated in vitro intercourse conditions demonstrated that unlubricated latex condoms provide an effective physical barrier to… Expand
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