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P7549 Sigma

Pyrantel citrate salt

Synonym: 1-Methyl-2-(2-[2-thienyl]ethenyl)-1,4,5,6-tetrahydropyrimidine

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Related Categories Antibiotics, Antibiotics A to Z, Antibiotics N-S, Antiparasitic / Antiprotozoal / Anthelminthic, Biochemicals and Reagents,
InChI Key   YJGGCARNRYGSPA-IPZCTEOASA-N
Mode of action   enzyme | inhibits

Description

Application

Pyrantel is an antinematodal thiophene. It is commonly used by veterinarians to treat and prevent intestinal parasites in small animals. It has been used to phenotypically characterize Ancylostoma caninum isolates and is used to distinguish cholinergic receptor subtypes in Ascaris muscle.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Pyrantel is a nematode muscle cell-associated nicotinic agonist for the acetylcholine (ACh) receptor. Cholinesterase inhibitor.

Pyrantel is a nematode muscle cell-associated nicotinic agonist for the acetylcholine (ACh) receptor. This is a cholinesterase inhibitor. It causes muscle paralysis in parasitic worms due to prolonged activation of the excitatory nicotinic acetylcholine (nACh) receptors.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

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