Pyrantel

Category: Antiprotozoal / Anthelmintic



Pyrantel Overview

Pyrantel is a medication used to treat a number of parasitic worm infections.[2] This includes ascariasis, hookworm infections, enterobiasis (pinworm infection), trichostrongyliasis, and trichinellosis.[2] It is taken by mouth.[2] Side effects include nausea, headache, dizziness, trouble sleeping, and rash.[2] A lower dose should be used in people with liver disease.[2] While it does not appear to be harmful durin...

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Drinking Propan With Iron Multivitamins

I eat a lot but I dont gain weight. My friends say that i should drink propan with iron.. but before that, i should make sure that i dont have parasitic worms inside my body... My question is, is it still effective if i drink propan even if i have parasitic worms in my body? Your answers will be greatly appreciated, thanks! ## It isn't that the nutritional supplement would be ineffective if you have parasites, it's that if you do, it could be the reason you aren't gaining weight. And if that's the case, then supplements aren't going to help you gain weight, either. If you fear that you may have parasites, you should see your doctor to be tested. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Don't say drink, just say "take". Before you take propan + iron, ...

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PYRANTEL PAMOATE

may be over the counter.What is it used for ## Used for pin worm treatment in humans, prescribed OTC by Reeses as in 'Reeses Pin worm Treatment'. It is the base ingredient in 'Hartz Rid Worm'dog wormer tablets (113.5 mg each large dog chewable tablet). Both human and animal medication labels stated that it is a one time dose based on weight. Minimal SE and no OD sympyoms found by me.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pyrantel
  • Suspension: 144mg/ml, 50mg/ml
  • Tablet: 180mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Pyrantel: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 21091-302 Sentry Hc Worm X 114 mg Chewable Tablet by Sergeant's Pet Care Products, Inc.
  • 21091-402 Sentry Hc Worm X 114 mg Chewable Tablet by Sergeant's Pet Care Products, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Pyrantel or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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PYRANTEL PAMOATE
may be over the counter.What is it used for ## Used for pin worm treatment in humans, prescribed OTC by Reeses as in ... 1 reply






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