antiparasitic

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an·ti·par·a·sit·ic

 (ăn′tē-păr′ə-sĭt′ĭk, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Destroying or inhibiting the growth and reproduction of human or animal parasites.
n.
An antiparasitic drug.

antiparasitic

(ˌæntɪˌpærəˈsɪtɪk)
adj
acting against infection by parasites
n
pharmacol a drug that prevents infection by parasites
Translations

antiparasitic

[ˌæntɪˌpaerəˈsɪtɪk] ADJantiparasitario

antiparasitic

adj antiparasitario
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To get rid of the parasites infesting the intestines, doctors normally prescribe anti-parasitic treatments like Paromomycin or Metronizal to destroy any traces of amoeba in intestinal tissue and other surrounding organs.
The use of anti-parasitic drugs, such as albendazole, are heavily debated because, in theory, it may worsen a patients illness.
The company said artemisone is a unique, synthetic artemisinin derivative with potent anti-viral and anti-parasitic properties.
Theme of the conference will cover all the major areas of parasitology and related to parasitic diseases of veterinary and public health importance, diagnostic chemo-prophylaxis, anti-parasitic and vaccines of parasites, zoonotic parasitic diseases and vector-borne diseases and role of veterinarians under one-health concept epidemiology.
It is usually said to occur in adults and is treated with a mix of anti-parasitic drugs and antibiotics, (https://www.
Lapacho is said to be immune boosting, anti-tumour, anti-microbial, analgesic, diuretic, fungicidal, anti-candida, anti-haemorrhagic, anti-viral, anti-parasitic and anti-leukaemic.
9 Likewise, the index of suspicion for parasitic involvement in female genital tract is also low on the end of diagnostician in a clinical laboratory which may lead to missing out on such cases where timely surgical intervention combined with appropriate anti-parasitic therapy can provide cure for the patient.
With the help of scores of refuge volunteers, more than 15,000 preventative doses an anti-parasitic medication were administered to healthy deer.
Focusing on Europe, but also considering parasites in other regions, they cover general parasitology; parasites and parasitoses: protozoa; parasites and parasitoses: metazoa; zoonoses and parasites in food; diagnostics; principles of therapy and control of parasitoses; and parasitoses of different animal species and organ systems, anti-parasitic drugs, and strategic controls.
Dog owners can use anti-parasitic spot which you can put on the back of the neck of the animal which then absorbs it.
It is thus recommended that measures like public awareness of the hazards of worm diseases, personal hygiene, population based chemotherapy against parasites, provision of safe drinking water supply and sanitation facility and easy availability of all anti-parasitic drugs are important for prevention and treatment of parasitic diseases.
The field study was conducted on two ranches where ML are used on cattle (Pedregal and San Carlos) and two where ML were not used (Actun Ha and Santa Rosa), though other types of anti-parasitic methods were in use (Table 1).