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Flashcards in CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS - ANTIPROTOZOAL AND ANTHELMINTIC DRUGS Deck (37):
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The drug used for malaria chemoprophylaxis and treatment

Chloroquine

2

The drug used for amoebiasis treatment

Iodoquinol

3

The drug used for trichomoniasis treatment

Metronidazole

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The drug used for toxoplasmosis treatment

Pyrimethamine

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The drug used for balantidiasis treatment

Tetracycline

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The drug used for leishmaniasis treatment

Sodium stibogluconate

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The antimalarial drug belonging to 8-aminoquinoline derivatives

Primaquine

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The following antimalarial drugs are 4-quinoline derivatives

- Chloroquine
- Mefloquine
- Amodiaquine

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The following antimalarial drugs are not 4-quinoline derivatives

Primaquine

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The antimalarial drug belonging to pyrimidine derivat

Pyrimethamine

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The drug used for trypanosomosis treatment

Melarsoprol

12

The antimalarial drug having a gametocidal effect

Primaquine

13

The following antimalarial drugs influence blood schizonts

- Mefloquine
- Chloroquine
- Quinidine

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The following antimalarial drugs do not influence blood schizonts

Primaquine

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The antimalarial drug influencing tissue schisonts

Primaquine

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The group of antibiotics having an antimalarial effect

Tetracyclins

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The amebecide drug for the treatment of an asymptomatic intestinal form of amebiasis

Diloxanide

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The drugs for the treatment of an intestinal form of amebiasis

Metronidazole and diloxanide

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The drug for the treatment of a hepatic form of amebiasis

Metronidazole or emetine

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The luminal amebecide drug

Diloxanide

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The drug of choice for the treatment of extraluminal amebiasis

Metronidazole

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The drug, blocking acetylcholine transmission at the myoneural junction of helminthes

Piperazine

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Niclosamide mechanism of action

Inhibiting oxidative phosphorylation in some species of helminthes

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Praziquantel mechanism of action

Increasing cell membrane permeability for calcium, resulting in paralysis, dislodgement and death of
helminthes

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Piperazine mechanism of action

Blocking acetylcholine transmission at the myoneural junction and paralysis of helminthes

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The drug, a salicylamide derivative

Niclosamide

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Mebendazole mechanism of action

Inhibiting microtubule synthesis in helminthes and irreversible impairment of glucose uptake

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The drug, inhibiting oxidative phosphorylation in some species of helminthes

Niclosamide

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The drug for neurocysticercosis treatment

Praziquante

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The drug for nematodosis (roundworm invasion) treatment

Pyrantel

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The drug for cestodosis (tapeworm invasion) treatment

Praziquantel

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The drug for trematodosis (fluke invasion) treatment

Bithionol

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The drug, a benzimidazole derivative

Mebendazole

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The broad spectrum drug for cestodosis, trematodosis and cycticercosis treatment

Praziquantel

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The drug for ascaridosis and enterobiosis treatment

Pyrantel

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The drug for strongiloidosis treatment

Ivermectin

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The drug for echinococcosis treatment

Mebendazole or Albendazole

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