Comparison of topical paromomycin sulfate (twice/day) with intralesional meglumine antimoniate
for the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by L.
Its efficacy has been found similar to Meglumine antimoniate
.2 However limited data has been available.8 Effectiveness of miltefosine also varies in different geographic regions9,10.
Different studies have shown variable effectiveness of TCA and meglumine antimoniate
(MA) in treatment of CL.
Historical series of patients with visceral leishmaniasis treated with meglumine antimoniate
in a hospital for tropical diseases, Maceio-AL, BRAZIL.
Patients in group A were given combined intra-lesional meglumine antimoniate
and cryotherapy weekly for 06 weeks and patients in group B were given cryotherapy alone weekly for 06 weeks.
In vitro susceptibility of Leishmania infantum to meglumine antimoniate
in isolates from repeated leishmaniasis episodes in HIVcoinfected patients.
Zatelli, "Variation of proteinuria in dogs with leishmaniasis treated with meglumine antimoniate
and allopurinol: a retrospective study," Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, vol.
Recently, Azevedo and coworkers  evaluated the effect of a pegylated liposomal formulation of meglumine antimoniate
(MA) on the pharmacokinetics and distribution of Sb in SWISS mice and in dogs.
Dressings Combined with Injection of Meglumine Antimoniate
in the Treatment of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial.
Since the 1940s, chemotherapy of leishmaniasis has been based on the use of pentavalent antimonials as first choice drugs, such as sodium stibogluconate (Pentostan[R]) and meglumine antimoniate
Vieira et al., "A clinical trial to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of the LEISHF1+MPL-SE vaccine when used in combination with meglumine antimoniate
for the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis," Vaccine, vol.