Albendazole alone or in combination with microfilaricidal drugs for lymphatic filariasis

Source:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publisher:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication date:
08 January 2019

Abstract

Review of 13 RCTs (n=8713) concludes albendazole makes little difference to clearing microfilaraemia or adult filarial worms in the 12 months post-treatment, whether used alone or in combination with diethylcarbamazine or ivermectin.