Albendazole: a review of anthelmintic efficacy and safety in humans.

@article{Horton2000AlbendazoleAR,
  title={Albendazole: a review of anthelmintic efficacy and safety in humans.},
  author={John Horton},
  journal={Parasitology},
  year={2000},
  volume={121 Suppl},
  pages={S113-32}
}
This comprehensive review briefly describes the history and pharmacology of albendazole as an anthelminthic drug and presents detailed summaries of the efficacy and safety of albendazole's use as an anthelminthic in humans. Cure rates and 0% egg reduction rates are presented from studies published through March 1998 both for the recommended single dose of 400 mg for hookworm (separately for Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale when possible), Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura… CONTINUE READING

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