_Constant urge to empty the bowel
_Loss of weight
_Pain right hypochondrium referred to
_Profuse sweeting and rigor
_Basal lung signs
_Tenderness and rigidity in right
_Needle aspiration for microscopy
_Tab/susp Metronidazole 800mg TID x 5/7. 3-7 years; 200mg QID x 5/7. 7-10 years; 200-400mg TID.
_Tabs Ornidazole: 0.5gm to 1.5gm daily for 1 - 7 days;
_Tabs Satranidazole: 300mg BD for 3-5 days.
-Tab Secnidazole: Adults; 2g stat, children; 30mg/kg stat.
_Tabs Tinidazole 2g daily for 2-3 days
_Fixed dose combination of Metronidazole 250mg + Diloxanide 250mg: One tab TID x 5/7 (10/7 in refractory cases). Children 5-12 years; ½ tab or 10mL TID x 5/7.Children below 5 years: 5mL TIDx5/7.
_Only for food handlers.
_Tabs Diloxanide 500mg BD X 10/7
_Only for food handlers
-Tab Secnidazole: Adults; 2g OD x 3/7, children; 30mg/kg OD x 3/7.
_Tabs / Susp Metronidazole 30-50mg /kg/day in 3 divided doses for 7-10 days.
_Tab Secnidazole: 1.5g daily in one or several doses for 5 days, children; 30mg/kg /day in one or several divided doses for 5 days.
_Tabs Tinidazole 2g daily for 3-5 days.
_Surgical drainage or aspiration for the pointing liver abscess (this will avoid liver rupture).