What are the anti parasite drugs?

What are the anti parasite drugs?

Antiparasitic Agents

Drug Drug Description
Albendazole A benzimidazole anthelmintic used to treat parenchymal neurocysticercosis and other helminth infections.
Piperazine A medication used to treat roundworm and pinworm.
Amodiaquine An antimalarial drug.
Furazolidone A drug for the treatment of infectious diarrhea.

Can ivermectin cure toxoplasmosis?

Our results indicated that ivermectin significantly inhibited replication of the tachyzoites of T. gondii RH strain. Therefore, the present study results may be useful for further studies in combination with other drugs and animal models to develop a better treatment model for toxoplasmosis in humans.

What are the side effects of antiparasitic drugs?

The most common side effects of nifurtimox include the following:

  • Anorexia and weight loss.
  • Polyneuropathy.
  • Nausea.
  • Vomiting.
  • Headache.
  • Dizziness or vertigo.

What are the goals of anti parasitic therapy?

Antiparasitics target the parasitic agents of the infections by destroying them or inhibiting their growth; they are usually effective against a limited number of parasites within a particular class.

How many mg of ivermectin per mL of Ivomec?

Each mL of IVOMEC contains 10 mg of ivermectin, sufficient to treat 110 pounds (50 kg) of body weight (maximum 10 mL per injection site). Do not treat cattle within 35 days of slaughter. Do not use in female dairy cattle of breeding age or in veal calves. Do not treat swine within 18 days of slaughter.

Where do you give an injection of Ivomec?

Deworming all incoming animals with products like IVOMEC 1% can prevent costly internal and external parasites from spreading to other animals. IVOMEC Injection should be given only by subcutaneous injection under the loose skin in front of or behind the shoulder at the recommended dose level of 200 mcg of ivermectin per kilogram of body weight.

What kind of worms do Ivomec injectables treat?

Ivomec injectable solution treats and controls lungworms, gastrointestinal roundworms (including inhibited Ostertagia ostertagi) sucking lice, mange mites, and grubs in cattle. Ivomec injectable solution treats and controls lungworms, gastrointestinal roundworms, lice, and mange mites in swine.

Can you use Ivomec in an open flame?

Do not use or store in or near open flame or heat. Ivomec Injection is primarily for cattle and swine, with occasional use in reindeer, American bison, dogs, and cats. Use only when advised to do so by your veterinarian.