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Anthelmintic

Anthelmintic

(Science: pharmacology) An agent that is destructive to worms and used for removing internal parasitic worms in animals and humans.

Origin: gr. Helmins = worm


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Re: Microevolution is a fairytale

... selection is a mechanism, not a cause.) Good examples come from the study of drug resistance. Check out the literature for antibiotic, antifungal, anthelmintic, insecticide, or multidrug resistance. Known polymorphisms (sometimes) that have been demonstrated to confer resistance, observed changes ...

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by wbla3335
Mon Aug 11, 2008 7:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
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The Fiber Disease

... and the physical symptoms are not addressed overtly (note that these medicines contain drugs in the benzimidazole family, many of which are anthelmintic and fungiostatic). There are many symptoms in addition to the skin lesions, including visual deterioration, diarrhea, bowel and bladder ...

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by 1arrow
Tue Jul 18, 2006 4:04 pm
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... appears to be active against Habronema spp in the stomach. Control of the fly hosts and regular collection and stacking of manure, together with anthelmintic therapy may reduce the incidence. ------------------------------------------------------------ 3 species currently recognized the USA: ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:19 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... way back when, that you might consider consulting a doctor who practises Traditional Chinese Medicine. My reasoning is that they can prescribe anthelmintic, or antihelminthic drugs. This might still be worth keeping in mind, because even some UK university researchers have turned to these practitioners, ...

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by Cilla
Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:10 pm
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... may also be the effects of larval or helminthic secretions. (If the latter is a main cause, does the brain fog lift markedly once a course of anthelmintic medication has been taken?). UK Guy, I would like to help you, and any other person suffering in any way that I can. I am not a scientist, ...

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by Cilla
Mon Jan 09, 2006 8:46 pm
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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