piperazine

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piperazine

 [pi-per´ah-zēn]
an anthelmintic used in various salts against Ascaris lumbricoides and Enterobius vermicularis.

pi·per·a·zine

(pī-per'ă-zēn, -zin),
A veterinary anthelmintic and filaricide.
Synonym(s): diethylenediamine

piperazine

(pī-pĕr′ə-zēn′, pĭ-)
n.
1. An organic compound, C4H10N2, that is used (often in the form of a salt) as an anthelmintic in humans and domestic animals and is widely used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals, synthetic resins, polyurethane, and other industrial products.
2. Any of various derivatives of this compound, some of which have stimulant and hallucinogenic properties.

piperazine

An ANTHELMINTIC drug used to get rid of ROUNDWORMS and THREADWORMS. The drug paralyses the worms which are then passed with the faeces. A brand name for the drug formulated with the laxative senna is Pripsen.

pi·per·a·zine

(pī-per'ă-zēn, -zin)
A veterinary anthelmintic and filaricide.
Synonym(s): diethylenediamine.