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|Molar mass||452.594 g/mol g·mol−1|
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In clinical trials, it was highly effective in treating ankylostomiasis, ascariasis and enterobiasis. However, animal studies suggest it is ineffective in treating Schistosoma mansoni or Fasciola hepatica disease. The drug has also performed well in trials against opisthorchiasis, curing about 70% of cases.
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- Xiao SH, Hui-Ming W, Tanner M, Utzinger J, Chong W (2005). "Tribendimidine: a promising, safe and broad-spectrum anthelmintic agent from China". Acta Trop. 94 (1): 1–14. doi:10.1016/j.actatropica.2005.01.013. PMID 15777691.
- "New drug shows promise against Asian liver fluke". 2010-11-24.
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