Antiprotozoals for Giardiasis
How Well It Works
Albendazole cures giardiasis 35% to 96% of the time, depending on the dosage.Reference 1
Nitazoxanide is successful for treating giardiasis 65% to 85% of the time.Reference 2 It is often used to treat giardiasis in children.
Paromomycin cures giardiasis 50% to 70% of the time.Reference 4
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: May 14, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference W. David Colby IV, MSc, MD, FRCPC - Infectious Disease