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Also indexed as: Albendazole, Albenza, Antiminth, Biltricide, Diethylcarbamazine, Hetrazan, Ivermectin, Mebendazole, Mintezol, Oxamniquine, Pin-Rid, Praziquantel, Pyrantel, Stromectol, Thiabendazole, Vansil, Vermox


Anthelmintic drugs are used to kill parasites, including roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, pinworms, trichinella (trichinosis), and other less common organisms.

For interactions involving a specific Anthelmintic, see the individual drug article. For interactions involving an Anthelmintic for which no separate article exists, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

  • Albendazole (Albenza®)
  • Diethylcarbamazine (Hetrazan®)
  • Ivermectin (Stromectol®)
  • Mebendazole (Vermox®)
  • Oxamniquine (Vansil®)
  • Praziquantel (Biltricide®)
  • Pyrantel (Antiminth®, Pin-Rid®)
  • Thiabendazole (Mintezol®)
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