Safety and Efficacy of Drug Combinations Against Trichuris Trichiura

2014-08-27 03:16:35 | BioPortfolio


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


Parasitic Diseases


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


Vector Control Division




DBL -Institute for Health Research and Development

Results (where available)

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