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Helminths

Question Answer
Taeniasisalbendazole or praziquantel
Ascariasisalbendazole or mebendazole
Hookwormmebendazole
Pinwormmebendazole or pyrantel pamoate
Neurocysticercosisanti-inflammation and anti-seizure meds
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Protozoans

Question Answer
Malaria (US)Chloroquine
Chloroquine-resistant Malaria (US)Quinine
Malaria (global)ACT (artemisinin combination therapy)
TrichomoniasisMetranidazole
Amoebic DysenteryMetranidazole with Iodoquinol
Prolonged Diarrheal DiseaseMetranidazole, Nitazoxanide, or Quinacrine
CryptosporidiosisNitazoxanide
ToxoplasmosisPyrimethamine with sulfadiazine and folinic acid
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Yeasts

Question Answer
PneumoniaTrimethoprim sulfamethoxazole (antibiotic)
Cryptococcal MeningitisAmphoteracin B w/ flucytosine
ThrushFluconazole or Itraconazole
Yeast InfectionMiconazole or Amphoteracin B (bladder wash)
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Molds

Question Answer
AspergillosisAmphoteracin B
MucomycosisAmphoteracin B
CoccidiomycosisAmphoteracin B then Fluconazole or Itraconazole
Histoplasmosis (severe)Amphoteracin B then Itraconazole
Penicillosis/TalaromycosisAmphoteracin B then Itraconazole
Jock ItchMiconazole
RingwormGriseofulvin
Athlete's FootAllylamine and Butenavine
SporotrichosisDilute Potassium Iodide or Itraconazole
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