Certain chemical constituents isolated from Pulsatilla species have been reported as antischistosomal
agent , antibacterial agent , and for the treatment of hepatitis B virus infection and hepatoma .
Even though primaquine was provided to a minority of patients in this cohort, it should be provided to all eligible patients with persistent splenomegaly, and repeated antischistosomal
therapy should be provided to patients with evidence of current or recent schistosomiasis.
The role of parenteral antischistosomal
therapy in the spread of hepatitis C virus in Egypt.
Focusing first on the methanol leaf extract for dose-response assays, the acetone fraction was potently antischistosomal
with phenotypic alterations (degeneration and/or death, i.e., severity scores of 4) noted at both 24 and 48 h and at all dilutions (except 0.3125 [micro]g/ml at 24 h; Figure 1(a); see also Figure 3(b) for a photo of the affected somules).
In Egypt, the main routes of HCV transmission have included the mass parenteral antischistosomal
treatment from the 1950s to the 1980s, shared and reused needles, inadequate sterilization during dialysis, surgery, and dental care, and unsafe blood transfusion.
A safe, effective, herbal antischistosomal
therapy derived from myrrh.
and hepatoprotective activity of Morus alba leaves extract.
sativa oil and garlic extract were used to see if there are any antischistosomal
and antioxidant activity on normal and Sch.
Abu El Einin, "Molluscicidal and antischistosomal
activities of methanol extracts and isolated compounds from Eucalyptus globulus and Melaleuca styphelioides," Pharmaceutical Biology, vol.
Another study from Cote d'Ivoire reports antischistosomal
activity of hydroethanol extract of M.
The tegument is extremely important to the infection success and survival in the host, and it has been a major target for the development of antischistosomal
drugs , since most of the currently used drugs against schistosomes, such as PZQ , mefloquine , and artemether , act by damaging the schistosome tegument.
Specific blood testing for schistosomal antibodies revealed an antischistosomal
immunoglobulin G antibody level of 1.76 (normal 0-1.00).