1921
Volume 9, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Summary

  • 1.  Twenty patients who had cysts in their feces were treated for 10 days with 30 mg Humatin per kg of body weight daily.
  • 2.  Among 14 of the patients, whose stools were examined daily during treatment, the mean time required for them to be cleared of cysts of was 3.7 days.
  • 3.  Nineteen patients have been followed up for periods ranging from 1 month to over 1 year after treatment and one has relapsed.
  • 4.  Six patients suffered from diarrhea which was apparently a side effect of the drug. The diarrhea ceased soon after completion of treatment.
  • 5.  No evidence of side effects of the drug on the blood or urine was obtained in these patients.

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