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Helminth Infections

Egaten Approved for the Treatment of Fascioliasis

Novartis announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Egaten (triclabendazole) for the treatment of fascioliasis (also known as liver fluke infestation) in patients aged 6 years and older, making it the only FDA-approved treatment for this tropical disease.