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Oxamniquine
Essential medicine status
General description
Oxamniquine is a medication used to treat intestinal schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma mansoni. It is a second-line treatement; praziquantel is the preferred first-line option.
INN
Oxamniquine
Medicine type
Chemical agent
EML status history
Therapeutic equivalent for
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Recommendations
Section
Antischistosomals and other antitrematode medicines
  • Oral > Liquid: 250 mg per 5 mL
  • Oral > Solid: 250 mg capsule