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Praziquantel

Biltricide (praziquantel) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Praziquantel was first approved as Biltricide on 1982-12-29. It is used to treat clonorchiasis, cysticercosis, helminthiasis, opisthorchiasis, and parasitic intestinal diseases amongst others in the USA.

 

Trade Name

 

Biltricide
 

Common Name

 

praziquantel
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL976
 

Indication

 

clonorchiasis, cysticercosis, helminthiasis, opisthorchiasis, parasitic intestinal diseases, schistosomiasis
 

Drug Class

 

Anthelmintics: 2-deoxoparaherquamide A derivatives

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