pyrantel pamoate


Also found in: Wikipedia.

pyrantel pamoate

[pīran′təl]
an anthelmintic.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of infestation by roundworms or pinworms.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use. Caution should be used in anemia or severe malnutrition.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, dizziness, and skin rash.
References in periodicals archive ?
Your veterinarian may choose pyrantel pamoate for kittens, as it's a tasty liquid and very safe.
The key ingredient in Reese's Pinworm Medicine is pyrantel pamoate, the only anthelmintic drug that has been approved for O-T-C sales by the Food and Drug Administration.
Macrocyclic lactone resistant Parascaris equorum on stud farms in Canada and effectiveness of fenbendazole and pyrantel pamoate.
lion, leopards (2), hyaena and jackal) were treated with broad spectrum anthelmintic drug (combination of Fenbendazole, Pyrantel pamoate and Praziquantel).
To minimize the risks of zoonosis transmission between the dogs and the wild animals, we treated the dogs with specific medications, administering vermifuges based on fenbendazol, pyrantel pamoate and praziquantel (VetMax Plus, Vetnil--one pill/10 kg) and ivermectin (Ivomec-0.
Both patients were treated conservatively with a single dose of pyrantel pamoate, daily sinus irrigation with saline, and daily bedside endoscopic debridement.
These include praziquantel, ivermectin, pyrantel pamoate, albendazole, nitazoxanide, and iodoquinol.
Complete urinalysis and stool microscopic examination were found to be normal and albendazole and pyrantel pamoate treatments were given with a diagnosis of Enterobius vermicularis.
Cabe destacar que una busqueda de informacion en PubMed (4 de junio de 2014; terminos: albendazol, Colombia; pyrantel pamoate, Colombia) arrojo resultados negativos.
Baits were similar to oral rabies vaccine baits and consisted of a hollow fishmeal polymer food attractant (15 g, 33 mm x 32 mm x 21 mm) in which we placed 180 mg (base) of pyrantel pamoate mixed with marshmallow creme, which was sealed within the hollow chamber with paraffin wax.
As just a few examples, milbemycin oxime and moxidectin are included in a number of heartworm preventive drugs, and are also credited with effectiveness against roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms; pyrantel pamoate (the "plus" in Heartgard Plus) is effective against roundworms and hookworms only.