Anthelmintics

2017-07-27T22:01:47+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Ascaridole, Mepacrine, Pyrantel, Ivermectin, Levamisole, Mebendazole, Praziquantel, Albendazole, Hexylresorcinol, Anthelmintic, Suramin, Bitoscanate, Doramectin, Emodepside, Epsiprantel, Oxyclozanide, Nitroscanate, Ciclobendazole, Desaspidin, Fenbendazole, Flubendazole, Milbemycin oxime, Moxidectin, Niclosamide, Pyrvinium, Tribendimidine, Dithiazanine iodide, Befuraline, Triclabendazole, Rafoxanide, Oxfendazole, Diatrizoic acid, Flavaspidic acid BB, Amoscanate flashcards Anthelmintics
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  • Ascaridole
    Ascaridole is a natural organic compound classified as a bicyclic monoterpene that has an unusual bridging peroxide functional group.
  • Mepacrine
    Mepacrine (INN), also called quinacrine (USAN) or by the trade name Atabrine, is a drug with several medical applications.
  • Pyrantel
    Pyrantel is an antinematodal thiophene.
  • Ivermectin
    Ivermectin is a medication that is effective against many types of parasites.
  • Levamisole
    Levamisole, marketed under the trade name Ergamisol, is a medication used to treat parasitic worm infections.
  • Mebendazole
    Mebendazole (MBZ) is a medication used to treat a number of parasitic worm infestations.
  • Praziquantel
    Praziquantel, marketed as Biltricide, is an anthelmintic used for the treatment of tapeworms and flukes.
  • Albendazole
    Albendazole, marketed as Albenza among others, is medication used for the treatment of a variety of parasitic worm infestations.
  • Hexylresorcinol
    Hexylresorcinol is an organic compound with local anaesthetic, antiseptic and anthelmintic properties.
  • Anthelmintic
    Anthelmintics or antihelminthics are a group of antiparasitic drugs that expel parasitic worms (helminths) and other internal parasites from the body by either stunning or killing them and without causing significant damage to the host.
  • Suramin
    Suramin is an antiparasitic drug developed by Oskar Dressel and Richard Kothe of Bayer, Germany in 1916, and is still sold by Bayer under the brand name Germanin.
  • Bitoscanate
    Bitoscanate is an organic chemical compound used in the treatment of hookworms.
  • Doramectin
    Doramectin (Dectomax) is a veterinary drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of parasites such as gastrointestinal roundworms, lungworms, eyeworms, grubs, sucking lice and mange mites in cattle.
  • Emodepside
    Emodepside is an anthelmintic drug that is effective against a number of gastrointestinal nematodes, is licensed for use in cats and belongs to the class of drugs known as the octadepsipeptides, a relatively new class of anthelmintic (research into these compounds began in the early 1990s), which are suspected to achieve their anti-parasitic effect by a novel mechanism of action due to their ability to kill nematodes resistant to other anthelmintics.
  • Epsiprantel
    Epsiprantel (trade name Cestex) is a veterinary drug which is used as an anthelmintic against tapeworms such as Echinococcus granulosus.
  • Oxyclozanide
    Oxyclozanide is a salicylanilide anthelmintic.
  • Nitroscanate
    Nitroscanate (trade name Lopatol) is an anthelmintic drug used in veterinary medicine to treat Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina, Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala, Taenia, and Dipylidium caninum (roundworms, hookworms and tapeworms).
  • Ciclobendazole
    Ciclobendazole is an anthelmintic.
  • Desaspidin
    Desaspidin is an anthelmintic.
  • Fenbendazole
    Fenbendazole (Hoechst brand names Panacur and Safe-Guard, Intervet Panacur and Panacur Rabbit) is a broad spectrum benzimidazole anthelmintic used against gastrointestinal parasites including: giardia, roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, the Taenia genus of tapeworms (but not effective against Dipylidium caninum, a common dog tapeworm), pinworms, aelurostrongylus, paragonimiasis, strongyles and strongyloides and can be administered to sheep, cattle, horses, fish, dogs, cats, rabbits and seals.
  • Flubendazole
    Flubendazole is an anthelmintic.
  • Milbemycin oxime
    Milbemycin oxime (trade name Interceptor, marketed by Novartis) is a veterinary drug from the group of milbemycins, used as a broad spectrum antiparasitic.
  • Moxidectin
    Moxidectin (Milbemycin B) is an anthelmintic drug which kills parasitic worms (helminths), and is used for the prevention and control of heartworm and intestinal worms.
  • Niclosamide
    Niclosamide (trade name Niclocide) is a teniacide in the anthelmintic family especially effective against cestodes that infect humans and many other animals.
  • Pyrvinium
    Pyrvinium (Viprynium) is an anthelmintic effective for pinworms.
  • Tribendimidine
    Tribendimidine is a broad-spectrum anthelmintic agent developed in China, at the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases in Shanghai.
  • Dithiazanine iodide
    Dithiazanine iodide is a chemical compound.
  • Befuraline
    Befuraline (DIV-154) is a psychoactive drug and member of the piperazine chemical class which was developed in Germany in the 1970s.
  • Triclabendazole
    Triclabendazole (commercial names: veterinary, liquid: Fasinex; human, tablets: Egaten, both manufactured by Novartis) is a member of the benzimidazole family of anthelmintics.
  • Rafoxanide
    Rafoxanide is a salicylanilide used as an anthelmintic.
  • Oxfendazole
    Oxfendazole is a broad spectrum benzimidazole anthelmintic.
  • Diatrizoic acid
    Diatrizoic acid (or its anionic form, diatrizoate), also known as amidotrizoic acid, or 3,5-diacetamido-2,4,6-triiodobenzoic acid, is a radiocontrast agent containing iodine.
  • Flavaspidic acid BB
    Flavaspidic acid BB is a phloroglucinol derivative found in the fern Dryopteris abbreviata.
  • Amoscanate
    Amoscanate (INN), also known as nithiocyamine, is an experimental anthelmintic agent of the arylisothiocyanate class which was found to be highly effective in animals against the four major species of schistosomes which infect humans, and is also highly active against hookworm infection.