anti-amoebic

anti-amoebic

Able to destroy or suppress amoebae of medical importance.
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The plant is diuretic, anti-amoebic, anti-hypertensive, antiseptic, anti-tumour, anti-inflammatory, anti-coagulant, and anthelmintic and digestive.
Some of the other combinations are; FDCs containing two NSAIDs, anti-bacterial drugs with anti-amoebic drugs, cephalosporins with clavulanic acid and amoxicillin or ampicillin with cloxacillin as they have no synergistic or additive effect, rather the side effects are additive.
Amin, Anti-Amoebic Properties of Carbonyl Thiourea Derivatives, Molecules, 19, 5191 (2014).
As Acanthamoeba was identified by PCR, we started anti-amoebic therapy as well.
In this recent audit, it was found that use of corticosteroids before the initiation of anti-amoebic drugs is independently associated with poorer treatment outcomes.
The biological activities that are concentrated in the polyphenols fraction have shown anti-diarrhoeal and anti-amoebic activities [46,47,49].
In addition, serological testing was positive for anti-amoebic antibodies.
Tona L, Kambu K, Nganbi N, Cimanga K and AJ Vlictinck Anti-amoebic and Phytochemical screening of some Congolese medicinal plants.
The exact link between brine shrimp toxicity and anti-amoebic activity of H.
Immunofluorescence conducted on unstained slides using anti-amoebic sera (Acanthamoebas, Balamutia and Naegleria) was also negative.
Patients with ALA (n=28): The study included 28 ALA patients; diagnosis was done on the basis of radiological, symptomatological and laboratory criteria (27,28), such as: (a) ultrasonography revealing a space-occupying lesion in the liver suggestive of an abscess; (b) clinical symptoms, such as pain in the right hypochondrium, lower chest, back, or tip of the right shoulder, and fever; (c) distended and/or tender liver, generally without jaundice; (d) chest radiograph showing raised right dome of the diaphragm; (e) treatment with anti-amoebic drugs, e.
In addition to a standard tuberculostatic 5-drug regimen including intravenous streptomycin, empiric anti-amoebic treatment based on data retrieved from the few case reports of successful treatment of systemic Acanthamoeba infections (3-5) was initiated.