• paromomycin
  • Asymptomatic amebiasis in nonendemic areas should be treated with a luminal agent (iodoquinol, paromomycin, or diloxanide furoate) to eradicate infection. (medscape.com)
  • In addition to the tissue amebicides above, one of the following lumenal amebicides should be prescribed as an adjunctive treatment, either concurrently or sequentially, to destroy E. histolytica in the colon: Paromomycin 500 mg three times a day for 10 days Iodoquinol 650 mg three times a day for 20 days Doses for children are calculated by body weight and a pharmacist should be consulted for help. (wikipedia.org)