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ovex

[′ō‚veks]
(organic chemistry)
ClC6H4OSO2C6H4Cl A white, crystalline solid with a melting point of 86.5°C; soluble in acetone and aromatic solvents; used as an insecticide and acaricide.
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Therefore, we first administered mebendazole and levamisole on the basis of reports by Maertens and Wery (9) and Wahlgren and Frolov (10).
Our patient completed the recommended 3-day regimen of mebendazole and was discharged after melena resolution due to severe financial and travel constraints voiced by the family.
Albendazole, mebendazole, oxfendazole etc) in injectable (ivermectin, Duramectin ,imidocarb, buparvaquinone etc.
Owing to high prevalence of multiple infections (nematodes, cestodes, trematodes, protozoa) in the Afghan community, it seems that a mass deworming campaign with single-dose chemotherapy (albendazole 400 mg or mebendazole 500 mg) may prove ineffective in eradicating intestinal parasites in the local population.
Treatment comprises mainly surgical intervention or percutaneous treatment and or high dose, long term therapy with chemotherapeutic agents such as mebendazole or albendazole alone or in combination with praziquantel.
Mebendazole elicits a potent antitumor effect in human cancer cell lines both in vitro and in vivo.
Despite that medical therapy for hydatid disease has shown good results 6,20,21, Albendazole and mebendazole were not used in our series as we considered it to be an unreliable way of controlling the disease with high failure rate 14,22.
Pharmacology of anthelmintics: Albendazole, Mebendazole and praziquantel.
Mebendazole (100-200 mg bd x 5 days) is also useful.