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Caracide Brand names, Caracide Analogs

Caracide Brand Names Mixture

  • Drontal - Tab (Praziquantel + Pyrantel (Pyrantel Pamoate))
  • Drontal Plus Tablets for Med. And Large Dogs (Febantel + Praziquantel + Pyrantel (Pyrantel Pamoate))
  • Drontal Plus Tablets for Small Dogs (Febantel + Praziquantel + Pyrantel (Pyrantel Pamoate))
  • Drontal Plus Tabs for Medium and Large Dogs (Febantel + Praziquantel + Pyrantel (Pyrantel Pamoate))
  • Drontal Tab (Praziquantel + Pyrantel (Pyrantel Pamoate))

Caracide Chemical_Formula


Caracide RX_link

No information avaliable

Caracide fda sheet

Caracide msds (material safety sheet)

Caracide MSDS

Caracide Synthesis Reference

No information avaliable

Caracide Molecular Weight

199.293 g/mol

Caracide Melting Point

48 oC

Caracide H2O Solubility

750 g/L at 20°C for the citrate salt.

Caracide State


Caracide LogP


Caracide Dosage Forms

Tablets (oral, 50mg)

Caracide Indication

Used for the treatment of individual patients with certain filarial diseases including tropical pulmonary eosinophilia, loiasis, and lymphatic filariasis caused by infection with Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, or Brugia timori.

Caracide Pharmacology

Diethylcarbamazine is an anthelmintic drug that does not resemble other antiparasitic compounds. It is a synthetic organic compound which is highly specific for several parasites and does not contain any toxic metallic elements. Diethylcarbamazine continues to be the mainstay for treatment of patients with lymphatic filariasis and loiasis.

Caracide Absorption

Readily absorbed following oral administration.

Caracide side effects and Toxicity

Oral LD50 in rat and mouse is 1400 mg/kg and 660 mg/kg, respectively.

Caracide Patient Information

Caracide Organisms Affected

Humans, other mammals, parasitic nematodes and filarial worms