Antiamoebic drugs for treating amoebic colitis

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

Abstract

Review (41 trials, most conducted >20 years ago; n=4999) found tinidazole may be more effective in reducing clinical failure and may be linked to fewer adverse events; and combination therapy may be more effective for reducing parasitological failure (both vs metronidazole alone)