amebicide

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amebicide

[ə′mēb·ə‚sīd]
(materials)
A chemical used to kill amebas, especially parasitic species.
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The medicinal and cosmetic applications of various galanga preparations include sun protection, skin whitening, anti-cancer, larvaecidal and amebicidal, insect repellent, vaso-relaxant and MAO-inhibition applications.
2) The medicinal and cosmetic applications of various galanga preparations include sun protection, (3) skin whitening, (4) anti-cancer, (5) larvaecidal and amebicidal, (6) insect repellent, (7) vaso-relaxant.
Amebicidal activity of plant extracts from Southeast Asia on Acanthamoeba spp, Parasitol Res.