meglumine

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meglumine

[′me·glə‚mīn]
(pharmacology)
N-methyl glucamine
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VL usually responds to treatment with a pentavalent antimonial, such as sodium stibogluconate or meglumine antimonate.
Evaluating the efficacay of allopurinol and meglumine antimonate (Glucantime) in the treatment of Cutaneous leishmaniasis.
Although liposomal amphotericin B is the most often advised treatment for VL currently, our results with meglumine antimonate (MA; glucantime), which began with a dose of 20 mg/kg/day for 3 days, was increased to 30 mg/kg/day for 3 days and/or then increased to 60 mg/kg per day for 2 weeks, for a total of 20 days) followed by pentamidine isethionate (PI) every other day for a total 15 doses (2.
A double-blind randomized clinical trial of a topical herbal extract (ZHE) vs systemic meglumine antimonate for treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Iran.