antiprotozoal

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Noun1.antiprotozoal - a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoaantiprotozoal - 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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Doan, "Tinidazole: a nitroimidazole antiprotozoal agent," Clinical Therapeutics, vol.
It is also a potent antiprotozoal agent and hence indicated in uterine infections of various etiology.
Because it was not immediately available at the treating hospital, the therapeutic antiprotozoal agent Melarsoprol (use is described below) was ordered from an outlying area.
Nitazoxanide is the first antiprotozoal agent approved in its class.
The antiprotozoal agent tinidazole has been approved in the United States for treating trichomoniasis, providing a new therapeutic option for recurrent or resistant cases of the vaginal infection.