anthelmintic

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Other therapies include analgesics, antibiotics and anthelminthics.
Mrs Butler will be focusing on research she has carried out at the university's Nafferton Farm and with commercial farms and is especially keen to ensure farmers are aware of issues with anthelminthics - a type of drug used to expel parasitic worms.
Treatment with anthelminthics (praziquantel for most; bithionol, paromomycin, or sodium amidotrizoate and meglumine amidotrizoate [Gastrografin; Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Berlin, Germany] for a few with older cases) showed that 69 (95%) of 73 patients were infected with 1 tapeworm, 2 were infected with 2 tapeworms, and 2 were infected with 3 tapeworms.
This data is of paramount importance for the adoption of effective measures for the control of these parasites, given that we have seen the appearance of new species within the Cyathostominea population that are resistant to anthelminthics (NILSSON et al.
Apparently some anthelminthics have an effect on the reproductive system of female T.