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ALLMedicine™ Giardiasis Center

Research & Reviews  663 results

FELINE GIARDIASIS IN TURKEY: PREVALENCE AND GENETIC AND HAPLOTYPE DIVERSITY OF GIARDIA ...
https://doi.org/10.1645/19-183
The Journal of Parasitology; Sursal N, Simsek E et. al.

Oct 29th, 2020 - Giardia duodenalis is a common zoonotic protozoan parasite with a broad host distribution. The main objectives of the present study were to determine the prevalence of giardiasis and to reveal the genetic and haplotype diversity of G. duodenalis i...

A case of quinacrine-induced psychosis: case report.
https://doi.org/10.2174/1574886315666201005103142
Current Drug Safety; Pedapudi A, Stewart J et. al.

Oct 6th, 2020 - Quinacrine is an older antimalarial drug that remains in use for a variety of illnesses including treatment resistant giardiasis. We report a patient with no prior psychiatric history who developed mild, prodromal psychiatric symptoms when treated...

Genotyping of Giardia duodenalis in children in upper Egypt using assemblage- specific ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7529291
PloS One; Ahmad AA, El-Kady AM et. al.

Oct 1st, 2020 - Giardia duodenalis is a common gastrointestinal protozoan parasite, causing diarrheal illness in humans worldwide. Yet, the distribution of G. duodenalis genotypes among human patients and their clinical relevance remains controversial. This study...

Discovery and Preclinical Development of Antigiardiasis Fumagillol Derivatives.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7508583
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Padia J, Kulakova L et. al.

Aug 11th, 2020 - Giardiasis, caused by the intestinal parasite Giardia lamblia, is a severe diarrheal disease, endemic in poverty-stricken regions of the world, and also a common infection in developed countries. The available therapeutic options are associated wi...

Giardiasis treatment: an update with a focus on refractory disease.
https://doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000668
Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases; Mørch K, Hanevik K

Aug 10th, 2020 - Giardiasis remains a common cause of diarrhea and intestinal enteropathy globally. Here we give an overview of clinical treatment studies and discuss potential mechanisms and molecular targets for in-vitro testing of drug resistance. Giardia is a ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Giardiasis [Giardia duodenalis (syn. G. lamblia, G. intestinalis)] - CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/dpdx/giardiasis/index.html

Dec 8th, 2017 - The spectrum varies from asymptomatic carriage to severe diarrhea and malabsorption. Acute giardiasis develops after an incubation period of 1 to 14 days (average of 7 days) and usually lasts 1 to 3 weeks. Symptoms include diarrhea, abdominal pain...

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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  701 results

Tinidazole - tinidazole tablet-RPK Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=ebe89ab6-24c0-4214-853f-67e2e0c7daa9

Dec 14th, 2020 - Tinidazole is a nitroimidazole antimicrobial indicated for: Trichomoniasis (1.1) Giardiasis: in patients age 3 and older (1.2) Amebiasis: in patients age 3 and older (1.3) Bacterial Vaginosis: in non-pregnant, adult women (1.4, 8.1) To reduce the ...

Giardia infection (giardiasis) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/giardia-infection/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372790

Nov 16th, 2020 - Diagnosis To help diagnose giardia infection (giardiasis), your doctor is likely to test a sample of your stool. For accuracy, you may be asked to submit several stool samples collected over a period of days. The samples are then examined in a lab...

Giardia infection (giardiasis) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/giardia-infection/symptoms-causes/syc-20372786

Nov 16th, 2020 - Overview Giardia infection is an intestinal infection marked by stomach cramps, bloating, nausea and bouts of watery diarrhea. Giardia infection is caused by a microscopic parasite that is found worldwide, especially in areas with poor sanitation ...

Tinidazole - tinidazole tablet-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=6c11769d-9fb2-45e2-85e3-78c2c1e82186

Nov 9th, 2020 - Tinidazole Tablets is a nitroimidazole antimicrobial indicated for: Trichomoniasis ( 1.1) Giardiasis: in patients age 3 and older ( 1.2) Amebiasis: in patients age 3 and older ( 1.3) Bacterial Vaginosis: in non- pregnant, adult women (1.4, 8.1) Ti...

FELINE GIARDIASIS IN TURKEY: PREVALENCE AND GENETIC AND HAPLOTYPE DIVERSITY OF GIARDIA ...
https://doi.org/10.1645/19-183
The Journal of Parasitology; Sursal N, Simsek E et. al.

Oct 29th, 2020 - Giardia duodenalis is a common zoonotic protozoan parasite with a broad host distribution. The main objectives of the present study were to determine the prevalence of giardiasis and to reveal the genetic and haplotype diversity of G. duodenalis i...

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News  7 results

Alcohol and Metronidazole Interaction: Real or Fake?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/917065

Aug 20th, 2019 - An otherwise healthy 32-year-old man is diagnosed with giardiasis and prescribed metronidazole. He is scheduled to be the best man at his brother's wedding in 3 days. You must Log In to answer this question

Giardiasis [Giardia duodenalis (syn. G. lamblia, G. intestinalis)] - CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/dpdx/giardiasis/index.html

Dec 8th, 2017 - The spectrum varies from asymptomatic carriage to severe diarrhea and malabsorption. Acute giardiasis develops after an incubation period of 1 to 14 days (average of 7 days) and usually lasts 1 to 3 weeks. Symptoms include diarrhea, abdominal pain...

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Parasitic Infections?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/882224_6

Jun 28th, 2017 - Standard treatment for giardiasis consists of antibiotic therapy. Metronidazole is the most commonly prescribed antibiotic for this condition. However, metronidazole use has been associated with significant failure rates in clearing parasites from...

ICEID: Data highlight biofilm role in waterborne illness
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/102642/infectious-diseases/iceid-data-highlight-biofilm-role-waterborne
Sharon Worcester

Sep 14th, 2015 - ATLANTA – Emerging biofilm-associated pathogens are overtaking those transmitted by the fecal-oral route as the most-common cause of death from waterborne illness in the United States, according to findings from a review of administrative and dise.

Nearly Half of Giardiasis Patients Report Fatigue or IBS at 3 Years
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/37387/gastroenterology/nearly-half-giardiasis-patients-report-fatigue-or
Jennie Smith

Sep 12th, 2011 - People exposed to the protozoan Giardia lamblia are at increased risk of having irritable bowel syndrome and chronic fatigue years after their gastrointestinal infections have been treated, a team of Norwegian researchers has found. Although other.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →