Influence of Melatonin in the treatment of experimental Enterobius vermicularis infection

Authors

  • Shaimaa A. Shlash1 , Noor M. Hasnawi 2 , Hussein A. Kadhum3 , Ali A. Al-fahham4

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i1.13631

Keywords:

Eggs, Worms, Enterobius vermicularis, Melatonin, Former

Abstract

This study aims to realization the conceivable therapeutic of melatonin effects experimental against
Enterobius vermicularis in rats. Implement this experiment during the period from August 2019 to January
2020. E.vermicularis infected with male wistar rats orally with dose 15mg/kg melatonin former of body
weight for 30 day showed significantly reduction in the number of eggs and worms compared with rats
orally with dose 15mg/kg melatonin accompanying and untreated rats for 30 day (P < 0.05).Histologically in
intestine examined show increase numbers of leucocytes produce, necrosis significant scatter and reduction
this parasite of tissue in rats treated with melatonin. This results show influence of melatonin in the control
on Enterobiosis and suggestion that this drug usefulness in Enterobius vermicularis infection therapy

Author Biography

Shaimaa A. Shlash1 , Noor M. Hasnawi 2 , Hussein A. Kadhum3 , Ali A. Al-fahham4

1Professor /Pharmacy College/Kufa University, 2Research Scholar / Pharmacy College / Al-kafeel University.
3
Research Scholar / Dentistry College/ Al-kafeel University, 4
Professor , Basic Medical Sciences Department/
Faculty of Nursing/ University of Kufa , Iraq

Published

2020-12-31

How to Cite

Shaimaa A. Shlash1 , Noor M. Hasnawi 2 , Hussein A. Kadhum3 , Ali A. Al-fahham4. (2020). Influence of Melatonin in the treatment of experimental Enterobius vermicularis infection. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(1), 1548-1551. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i1.13631