Clinical trial with Secnidazole in a single dose in Venezuelan children infected by Giardia intestinalis.

@article{Prisco2000ClinicalTW,
  title={Clinical trial with Secnidazole in a single dose in Venezuelan children infected by Giardia intestinalis.},
  author={Maria Cristina Di Prisco and Juan Carlos Jimenez and Nahir Rodr{\'i}guez and Vitor Manuel de Morais Santos Costa and Jaime-F. Villamizar and A Silvera and M. Ubeda Carrillo and Conceiç{\~a}o Lira and E Zerpa and Yolanda L{\'o}pez},
  journal={Investigacion clinica},
  year={2000},
  volume={41 3},
  pages={179-88}
}
The aim of this work was to evaluate in an open, noncomparative study the use of secnidazole in oral suspension given to Venezuelan children infected with Giardia intestinalis, from a community in Carapita, a slum area in Caracas. Seventy children from 2 to 11 years old (38 males and 32 females) were treated with a single oral dose of secnidazole (30 mg/Kg… CONTINUE READING