Patient Comments: Schistosomiasis - Treatment

Question:

What kinds of treatment did you receive for your schistosomiasis? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: mel, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: September 19

Now I receive 5 tablets praziquantel once a year, administered twice in 4 hours interval. I wonder if there is any other way to treat schistosomiasis. I feel bad during the treatment since the tablet has a very foul smell. I keep on vomiting.

Comment from: Jules, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: August 21

I received praziquantel 60 mg per kg body weight, 3 doses 4 hours apart for schistosomiasis. And now I feel worse and need to go back to the doctor.

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