Active Ingredient(s):Triclabendazole FDA Approved: * February 13, 2019 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS PHARMS CORP Category:Antiprotozoal / Anthelmintic
Triclabendazole, sold under the brand name Egaten among others, is a medication used to treat fascioliasis and paragonimiasis. It is very effective for both conditions. Treatment in hospital may be required. It is taken by mouth with typically one or two doses being required.
Side effects are generally few, but can include abdominal pain and headaches. Biliary colic may occur due to dying worms.&...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.