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ver·mi·ci·dal

(ver'mi-sī'dăl),
Destructive to worms; specifically, destructive to parasitic intestinal worms.
[vermi- + L. caedo, to kill]
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ver·mi·ci·dal

(vĕr'mi-sī'dăl)
Destructive to worms; specifically, destructive to parasitic intestinal worms.
[vermi- + L. caedo, to kill]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

vermicidal

(vĕr″mĭ-sī′dăl) [L. vermis, worm, + cidus, kill]
Destroying parasitic worms in the intestines.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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Ivermectin was recommended in our case because of its vermicidal and ectoparasiticidal properties.
There may be some variations in the results after the first dosage given of each vermicidal medicine.
The bark is antiseptic, antipyretic and vermicidal, and a decoction of the bark is used in treating various skin diseases and ulcers.