amebicide

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amebicide

[ə′mēb·ə‚sīd]
(materials)
A chemical used to kill amebas, especially parasitic species.
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On the other hand, most uncomplicated amoebic liver abscesses can be treated successfully with amebicidal drug therapy alone.
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.