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Amebic Dysentery (Amoebic Dysentery) Summary

Description: DYSENTERY caused by intestinal amebic infection, chiefly with ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA. This condition may be associated with amebic infection of the LIVER and other distant sites.

Also Known As: Amoebic Dysentery; Dysentery, Amebic; Amoebiasis, Intestinal; Amoebic Colitis; Intestinal Amoebiasis Show All >>

Networked: 486 relevant articles (23 outcomes, 38 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Amebic Dysentery

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Metronidazole (Metric) : 5 outcomes 7 studies in 61 results : FDA 70 Generic
  2. Antigens : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 33 results : IBA
  3. Tinidazole : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 19 results : FDA 3
  4. Paromomycin (Paromomycin Sulfate) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 34 results : FDA 5 Generic
  5. secnidazole : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 7 results : IBA
  6. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes in 10 results : IBA
  7. Tetracycline (Achromycin) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 11 results : FDA 62 Generic
  8. Clioquinol (Vioform) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 5 results : FDA 1
  9. Emetine : 1 outcome 1 study in 21 results : IBA
  10. benzoquinone (quinone) : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Amebic Dysentery

  1. Giardiasis
  2. Amebic Liver Abscess
  3. Infection
  4. Dysentery
  5. Malaria
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Key Therapies for Amebic Dysentery

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  1. Enema (Enemas) : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results
  2. Colectomy : 1 study in 5 results
  3. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation) : 1 study in 4 results
  4. Laparotomy : 1 study in 3 results
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 7 results
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