Biltricide

Active Ingredient(s): Praziquantel
FDA Approved: * December 29, 1982
Pharm Company: * BAYER PHARMS
Category: Antiprotozoal / Anthelmintic

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Biltricide Overview

Praziquantel (PZQ), sold under the brandname Biltricide among others, is a medication used to treat a number of types of parasitic worm infections in mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, and fish.[2] In humans specifically, it is used to treat schistosomiasis, clonorchiasis, opisthorchiasis, tapeworm infections, cysticercosis, hydatid disease, and other fluke infections.[2] It should not be used for worm infections of the eye.[3] It is taken by...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Praziquantel
  • Tablet: 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Biltricide: (4 results)

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  • 50419-747 Biltricide 600 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 55695-051 Biltricide 600 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Department of State Health Services, Pharmacy Branch
  • 69189-0747 Biltricide 600 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Avera Mckennan Hospital
  • 76413-146 Biltricide 600 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Central Texas Community Health Centers

Other drugs which contain Praziquantel or a similar ingredient: (1 result)