• subtypes
  • As of September 2015[update], it is in phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment influenza due to its inhibitory effect on a broad range of influenza virus subtypes and efficacy against influenza viruses that are resistant to neuraminidase inhibitors like tamiflu. (wikipedia.org)
  • harmless
  • These reports resulted in a brief debate in medical journals in the early 1990s between some physicians in the United States who believed that Blastocystis was harmless, and physicians in the United States and overseas who believed it could cause disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • The presence of E.coli is not cause in and of itself to seek treatment as it is considered harmless. (wikipedia.org)
  • stool
  • We recommend that, on completion of the course of treatment, a stool test is repeated. (burghwoodclinic.co.uk)
  • Treatment for Blastocystis Hominis - The detection of these parasites is difficult, because they disintegrate promptly after they leave the intestine unless the stool sample is placed immediately in special fixative. (weebly.com)
  • A study of IBS patients in the Middle East showed a "significantly increased" immune reaction in IBS patients to Blastocystis, even when the organism could not be identified in stool samples. (wikipedia.org)
  • nitazoxanide
  • Research perspective: potential role of nitazoxanide in ovarian cancer treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nitazoxanide is a broad-spectrum antiparasitic drug and FDA-approved PFOR inhibitor which is used for the treatment of Giardiasis and Cryptosporidiosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nitazoxanide has gone through Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of hepatitis C, in combination with peginterferon alfa-2a and ribavirin. (wikipedia.org)
  • role
  • Although the role of Blastocystis hominis in human disease is often referred to as controversial, a systematic survey of research studies conducted by 11 infectious disease specialists from nine countries, found that over 95% of papers published in the 10 years prior identified it as causing illness in immunocompetent individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • drugs
  • In June the company said it was planning to reduce its U.S. workforce by another 20%, a few weeks after the Food and Drug Administration's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee unanimously said the benefits of the company's liver-cancer treatment didn't outweighed the risks. (madaraspince.hu)
  • Between 1975 and 1999 only 13 of 1,300 new drugs were antiparasitics, which raised concerns that insufficient incentives existed to drive development of new treatments for diseases that disproportionately target low-income countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, in our experience, the most successful treatment is the one developed by Professor Tom Borody at the Centre of Digestive Disorders (CDD) in Sydney, Australia. (burghwoodclinic.co.uk)