Safety and Efficacy of Drug Combinations Against Trichuris Trichiura

14:03 EDT 24th October 2014 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This randomised, controlled, double-blinded clinical study investigates the safety and efficacy of albendazole (ALB), mebendazole (MBD) and ivermectin (IVM) separately, and ALB and MBD each in combination with IVM in the treatment of Trichuris trichiura in children aged 5-14 years.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Parasitic Diseases

Intervention

albendazole, mebendazole, ivermectin, albendazole + ivermectin, mebendazole + ivermectin

Location

Vector Control Division
Kampala
Uganda

Status

Completed

Source

DBL -Institute for Health Research and Development

Results (where available)

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