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Antiparasitic drugs in children.

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Many of the children living in tropical areas of the world are infected by a variety of human parasites. As a group, the antiparasitic drugs can claim to be the least studied of all compounds in current clinical use. There is little information on the disposition of these drugs in children, and most treatment recommendations are either empirical or by extrapolation from observations in adults. Many of the older drugs used in systemic parasitic infections have narrow therapeutic ratios and cou...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
Journal:
Clinical pharmacokinetics
Volume:
17 Suppl 1
Issue:
SUPPL. 1
Pages:
138-155
Publication date:
1989
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ISSN:
0312-5963
URN:
uuid:050cedd0-17f9-49e6-9789-fa992eff769e
Source identifiers:
35218
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pubs:35218

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