Volume 83, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



Recommended first line treatments for giardiasis include the nitroimidazoles and, recently, nitazoxanide. For refractory cases, a combination of two or more drugs may be a viable approach. A review of 10 patients with giardiasis refractory to nitroimidazoles with response to a short course (< 2 weeks), combined treatment is presented.


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  • Received : 09 Dec 2009
  • Accepted : 26 Feb 2010
  • Published online : 06 Jul 2010

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