[Combinations of ivermectin and diethylcarbamazine for improved control of lymphatic filariasis].


Since 1993, a three arm double-blind controlled trial was implemented in French Polynesia to compare the efficacy of single doses of diethylcarbamazine (DEC) 6 mg/kg vs. ivermectin (IVR) 400 micrograms/kg vs. the combination IVR 400 + DEC 6 for treatment of Wuchereria bancrofti mf carriers. Of the 57 treated male patients, three groups of 19 were randomly… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics