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Highest number of helminth infection, what organism?

Ascaris

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Helminth infections in the philippines

Ascaris
Enterobius
Hookworm
Trichuris

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Best antihelminthic drug bec broad spectrum and selectively toxic to helminth

Albendazole

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Albendazole good for

Ascaris
Pinworm
Hookworm
Trichuris

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Inhibits microtubule synthesis, impairs glucose uptake and atp production

Albendazole

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For hookworm

Albendazole

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Mebendazole, organisms

Ascaris
Enterobius
Trichuris

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Alternative for taenia saginata, hydatid disease

Mebendazole

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Mebendazole, take with fatty meal?

No, fat increases absorption, you don't want to absorb it

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Pyrantel pamoate moa

Paralyzes worm by stim nicotinic receptors, supercontraction then depolarization

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Pyrantel pamoate good for

Ascaris
Hookworm
Enterobius