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Caricide Brand names, Caricide Analogs

Caricide 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))

Caricide Chemical_Formula


Caricide RX_link

No information avaliable

Caricide fda sheet

Caricide msds (material safety sheet)

Caricide MSDS

Caricide Synthesis Reference

No information avaliable

Caricide Molecular Weight

199.293 g/mol

Caricide Melting Point

48 oC

Caricide H2O Solubility

750 g/L at 20°C for the citrate salt.

Caricide State


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Caricide Dosage Forms

Tablets (oral, 50mg)

Caricide 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.

Caricide 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.

Caricide Absorption

Readily absorbed following oral administration.

Caricide side effects and Toxicity

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

Caricide Patient Information

Caricide Organisms Affected

Humans, other mammals, parasitic nematodes and filarial worms