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Oral

TAPEWORM INFESTATION BY TAENIA SAGINATA, DIPHYLLOBOTHRIUM LATUM AND
HYMENOLEPIS NANA: Tablets to be chewed well. 1g on empty stomach in the
morning after overnight liquid meal. Follow one hour later with another
1g. A brisk purgative may be given 2 hours after the first dose.

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Action

Active against intestinal tapeworms and not against
cysticercosis. Inhibits oxidative phosphorylationin mitochondria of the
worms resulting in energy depletion. The scolex and proximal segments of
the tapeworms are kikked in contact with the drug and may be digested in
the gut.

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Brands available in market :





Name



NICLOSAN


Biddle Sawyer


TAB


500mg


4


23.68

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Drug Information
   

    

Indication and Dosage

Oral
TAPEWORM INFESTATION BY TAENIA SAGINATA, DIPHYLLOBOTHRIUM LATUM AND HYMENOLEPIS NANA: Tablets to be chewed well. 1g on empty stomach in the morning after overnight liquid meal. Follow one hour later with another 1g. A brisk purgative may be given 2 hours after the first dose.

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Action

Active against intestinal tapeworms and not against cysticercosis. Inhibits oxidative phosphorylationin mitochondria of the worms resulting in energy depletion. The scolex and proximal segments of the tapeworms are kikked in contact with the drug and may be digested in the gut.

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Brands available in market :

Name

NICLOSAN

Biddle Sawyer

TAB

500mg

4

23.68

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