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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Biltricide

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Parasite Control
Question:I would like to find a drug for animal parasite control. The active ingredient is Praziquantel. And if there is an alternative, They are welcomed too

Answer:Biltricide(plaziquantel) is a drug used in the treatment of schistosome and liver fluke infections. These are parasites usually picked up in underdeveloped countries and are uncommon in the United States except among immigrants. I have not used this drug, the PDR cites its side effects as mild-mainly nausea, headaches and dizziness.
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