oxamniquine


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oxamniquine

 [ok-sam´nĭ-kwin]
an anthelmintic agent effective against all stages of infection with Schistosoma mansoni.

oxamniquine

A drug used in the treatment of SCHISTOSOMIASIS. It is on the WHO official list.
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Oxamniquine or praziquantel cause death of the adult worm decreasing the inflammatory response being used in non CNS S.
Chemoprophylaxis of schistosomiasis using liposome encapsulated oxamniquine.
Efficacy of oxamniquine and praziquantel in treatment of Schistosoma mansoni infection: a controlled trial.
Drug-resistant schistosomiasis: resistance to praziquantel and oxamniquine induced in Schistosoma mansoni in mice is drug specific.