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My mother suffering with a problem of chronic amebiasis and her age is 50yrs, she is under tmt with Flagyl and ofloxacin with tindiazole, hw long threpy?
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
In brief: Depends
Duration of therapy depends on the severity, chronicity of the disease in the particular patient.
Recommended durations of treatment also vary between practitioners. If disease relapses after meds discontinued, repeat treatment may be needed.

In brief: Depends
Duration of therapy depends on the severity, chronicity of the disease in the particular patient.
Recommended durations of treatment also vary between practitioners. If disease relapses after meds discontinued, repeat treatment may be needed.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: About 5 -10 days
Metronidazole or tinidazole are generally used for about a 5 day course to eliminate tissue infection, often followed by paromomycin or diloxanide to treat the intestinal form of the parasite.
Do not know why she is getting ofloxacin, unless more than one infection.

In brief: About 5 -10 days
Metronidazole or tinidazole are generally used for about a 5 day course to eliminate tissue infection, often followed by paromomycin or diloxanide to treat the intestinal form of the parasite.
Do not know why she is getting ofloxacin, unless more than one infection.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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