ATC codes: P01AC01
Amoebiasis ICD11 code: 1A36.Z
Oral > Solid: 500 mg (furoate)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
> 25 kg
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
A review of the evidence supporting treatment of neglected tropical diseases in children was considered by the Expert Committee in 2011. The review focused on antischistosomal, antitrematode, anti-amoebic, antigiardiasis and antitrypanosomal medicines. For anti-amoebic and antigiardiasis medicines, no changes to the current listing of diloxanide were made.