Search Login Register

Amebiasis (Amoebiasis) Summary

Description: Infection with any of various amebae. It is an asymptomatic carrier state in most individuals, but diseases ranging from chronic, mild diarrhea to fulminant dysentery may occur.

Also Known As: Amoebiasis; Abscesses, Amebic; Amebiases; Amebic Abscess; Amebic Abscesses Show All >>

Networked: 900 relevant articles (53 outcomes, 68 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Amebiasis

Efficacy Chart >>
Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Metronidazole (Metric) : 11 outcomes 11 studies in 105 results : FDA 70 Generic
  2. Antigens : 8 outcomes 11 studies in 106 results : IBA
  3. Emetine : 5 outcomes 1 study in 32 results : IBA
  4. Chloroquine (Aralen) : 4 outcomes in 25 results : FDA 1 Generic
  5. Tinidazole : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 18 results : FDA 3
  6. diloxanide furoate (diloxanide) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  7. Chlortetracycline (Aureomycin) : 3 outcomes in 25 results : FDA 1
  8. Epitopes : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  9. secnidazole : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  10. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes in 19 results : IBA
Show All >>

Diseases Related to Amebiasis

  1. Giardiasis
  2. Cysts
  3. Infection
  4. Amebic Liver Abscess
  5. Diarrhea
Show All >>

Key Therapies for Amebiasis

Efficacy Chart >>
  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 1 study in 31 results
  2. Microspheres (Microsphere) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  3. Therapeutics : 1 outcome in 2 results
  4. Debridement : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Oral Administration : 1 study in 1 result
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.