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Hookworm Infections (Hookworm Infection) Summary

Description: Infection of humans or animals with hookworms other than those caused by the genus Ancylostoma or Necator, for which the specific terms ANCYLOSTOMIASIS and NECATORIASIS are available.

Also Known As: Hookworm Infection; Infections, Hookworm; Bunostomiases; Infection, Hookworm; Bunostomiasis

Networked: 281 relevant articles (21 outcomes, 36 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hookworm Infections

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Albendazole (Albenza) : 13 outcomes 3 studies in 39 results : FDA 1
  2. Mebendazole (Vermin) : 11 outcomes 5 studies in 29 results : FDA 2
  3. Pyrantel Pamoate (Pyrantel Embonate) : 2 outcomes in 9 results : IBA
  4. Praziquantel (Biltricide) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 7 results : FDA 1
  5. Pyrantel : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  6. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  7. Levamisole (Decaris) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : FDA 1
  8. Glutens (Glutelin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  9. selamectin : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Tetrachloroethylene (Tetrachloroethene) : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Hookworm Infections

  1. Ascariasis
  2. Trichuriasis
  3. Infection
  4. Malaria
  5. Hookworm Infections (Hookworm Infection)
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Key Therapies for Hookworm Infections

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 12 results
  2. Topical Administration : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  3. Intramuscular Injections : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 8 results
  5. Immunomodulation : 1 result
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