filaricide

filaricide

 [fĭ-lar´ĭ-sīd]
an agent that destroys filariae. adj., adj filaricid´al.

fi·lar·i·cide

(fi-lar'i-sīd),
An agent that kills filariae.
[filaria + L. caedo, to kill]

filaricide

/fi·lar·i·cide/ (fĭ-lar´ĭ-sīd) an agent that destroys filariae.filarici´dal

filaricide

An agent that kills filariae.

fi·lar·i·cide

(fi-lar'i-sīd)
An agent that kills filariae.
[filaria + L. caedo, to kill]

filaricide

A drug that kills filarial worms. See FILARIASIS.

filaricide

an agent that destroys filariae.
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The authors conclude this can become an inexpensive filaricide of natural origin more effective than diethylcarbamazine, a reference pharmaceutical.