Diethylcarbamazine

Known as: Diéthylcarbamazine, Diethylcarbamazine [Chemical/Ingredient], Dietilcarbamazina 
An anthelmintic used primarily as the citrate in the treatment of filariasis, particularly infestations with Wucheria bancrofti or Loa loa.
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2010
Review
2010
Lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis are parasitic helminth diseases that constitute a serious public health issue in tropical… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In its first 8 years, the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GPELF) achieved an unprecedentedly rapid… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND This study employed various monitoring methods to assess the impact of repeated rounds of mass drug administration… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Human toxocariasis is a helminthozoonosis due to the migration of Toxocara species larvae through human organism. Humans become… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Citing earlier advances in the treatment of lymphatic filariasis [particularly the effectiveness of single-dose… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Lymphatic filariasis infects 120 million people in 73 countries worldwide and continues to be a worsening problem, especially in… (More)
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1991
1991
Five cases of encephalitis following treatment with diethylcarbamazine (DEC) were observed in Congolese patients with Loa loa… (More)
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1986
1986
The ocular changes that occur with diethylcarbamazine treatment of onchocerciasis seriously restrict its usefulness. Ivermectin… (More)
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1985
1985
We compared ivermectin with diethylcarbamazine for the treatment of onchocerciasis in a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial… (More)
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1977
1977
Nine Nigerians with severe onchocerciasis who were treated with diethylcarbamazine developed clinical changes, ranging in… (More)
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