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Table 5 Number of patients attending primary care with diagnosis of taeniosis (2013–2016) and number of taeniosis cases treated with niclosamide and praziquantel (2015–2016) in Catalonia

From: Epidemiology and economic impact of bovine cysticercosis and taeniosis caused by Taenia saginata in northeastern Spain (Catalonia)

Year Taeniosis cases seen at primary health care Taeniosis cases treated with niclosamide or praziquantel
T. saginata Taenia spp. Total Niclosamide Praziquantel Total
2013 2 39 41 na na na
2014 0 63 63 na na na
2015 1 61 62 6 16 22
2016 0 51 51 9 10 19
Total 3 214 217 15 26 41
  1. Abbreviation: na not available