Experts and Doctors on anthelmintics in Taiwan
Chen L, Lin Y, Chiang B. Levamisole enhances immune response by affecting the activation and maturation of human monocyte-derived dendritic cells. Clin Exp Immunol. 2008;151:174-81 pubmed
..Taken together, levamisole could enhance immune response towards T helper 1 development through the activation of dendritic cells or T cell aspects. ..
Lin R, Chen C, Lee J, Lu C, Chung L, Yen C. Larvicidal constituents of Zingiber officinale (ginger) against Anisakis simplex. Planta Med. 2010;76:1852-8 pubmed publisher
..These constituents of Zingiber officinale are responsible for its larvicidal activity against A. simplex. ..
Wu M, Deng J. Acute hemolysis caused by incidental trichlorfon exposure. J Chin Med Assoc. 2009;72:214-8 pubmed publisher
..He eventually had a full recovery. Trichlorfon should be added to the toxins known to cause acute hemolysis. ..
Lin R, Yen C, Chou T, Chiang F, Wang G, Tseng Y, et al
. Antioxidant, anti-adipocyte differentiation, antitumor activity and anthelmintic activities against Anisakis simplex and Hymenolepis nana of yakuchinone A from Alpinia oxyphylla. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2013;13:237 pubmed publisher
..Alpinia oxyphylla is a common remedy in traditional Chinese medicine. Yakuchinone A is a major constituent of A. oxyphylla and exhibits anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antibacterial, and gastric protective activities...
Wu C, Jan J, Chen C, Hsieh H, Hwang D, Liu H, et al
. Inhibition of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus replication by niclosamide. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2004;48:2693-6 pubmed
..56 microM, as revealed by immunoblot analysis. Thus, niclosamide represents a promising drug candidate for the effective treatment of SARS-CoV infection...
Fan P, Wu C, Huang P, Yen C. Determination of the minmum effective dosages of praziquantel, albendazole, and mebendazole against Clonorchis sinensis infection in rats. Kaohsiung J Med Sci. 2005;21:448-51 pubmed
..The minimum effective dosages were a single dose of praziquantel 375 mg/kg, albendazole 150 mg/kg, and mebendazole 150 mg/kg. Trials are required to determine whether these dosages are useful in the treatment of human clonorchiasis...