Product Name: Praziquantel
CAS No.: 55268-74-1
Appearance: White or kind of white crystal powder
Uses:helminthagogue, mainly used for schistosomiasis, schistosomiasis, can also be used for China taeniasis, paragonimiasis, cysticercosis, etc
Praziquantel is a prescription drug used as anti-worm medication. It prevents newly hatched insect larvae (worms) from growing or multiplying in your body. Praziquantel is used to treat infections caused by Schistosoma worms, which enter the body through skin that has come into contact with contaminated water.
Praziquantel (PZQ), sold under the brandname Biltricide among others, is a medication used to treat a number of types of parasitic worm infections. Specifically it is used for schistosomiasis, clonorchiasis, opisthorchiasis, tapeworm infections, cysticercosis, hydatid disease, and other fluke infections.