Cutaneous Larva Migrans Medications

Definition of Cutaneous Larva Migrans:

Also called creeping eruption. This condition results from infection of the human skin by the larvae of the dog and cat hookworm, A. Brasiliense. The result is a red, raised, tunnel on the surface of the skin. Severe itching is common. Beaches and other moist sandy areas are common locations for infection. Thiabendazole is the drug of choice.

Drugs associated with Cutaneous Larva Migrans

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Cutaneous Larva Migrans. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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Stromectol (Pro, More...)
generic name: ivermectin class: anthelmintics
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Albenza (Pro, More...)
generic name: albendazole class: anthelmintics
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Mintezol (Pro, More...)
generic name: thiabendazole class: anthelmintics
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Synonym(s): Ancylostoma braziliense; Creeping eruption

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