antiprotozoal drug


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Noun1.antiprotozoal drug - a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoaantiprotozoal drug - a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoa
antimalarial, antimalarial drug - a medicinal drug used to prevent or treat malaria
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Flagyl, metronidazole - antiprotozoal medication (trade name Flagyl) used to treat trichomoniasis and giardiasis
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Chloroquine is an antiprotozoal drug primarily used in malaria which has much less side effects and cost as compared to antimony compounds.
Thus, inhibition of the biosynthetic steps of protozoal glycolipids is emerging as a realistic target for antiprotozoal drug discovery (McConville, 1995).
ABSTRACT: The present study was carried out to determine the incidence rate of the Trypanosomiasis in Thari camels and observe the efficacy of various antiprotozoal drugs.
Phillipson, "Natural products and the development of selective antiprotozoal drugs," Phytotherapy Research, vol.
evansi is based on antiprotozoal drugs such as suramine, diminazene aceturate, quinapyramine, melarsoprol and isometamidium (18).
If the cause is giardiasis, antiprotozoal drugs will be prescribed.