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CAS No. 55268-74-1
Praziquantel is an anthelmintic effective against flatworms.
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Schistosomicidal effects of PZQ, ART and OXA on 14-day-schistosomula. Magnification of the in vitro-cultured schistosomula treated with PZQ, ART, and OXA at 10 μM. Drugs were added at day 14 and schistosomula were analyzed at day 21 (late treatment). 0.1% DMSO in medium (solvent of the drugs; used as negative control) had no effect on schistosomula development.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2015, 9(3):e00035.. Praziquantel purchased from Selleck.
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT04635553||Recruiting||Drug: Praziquantel 600 milligram||Schistosomiasis||Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement||August 11 2020||--|
|NCT04314037||Completed||Drug: Cesol (Test)|Drug: Biltricide (Reference)||Healthy||Merck Healthcare KGaA Darmstadt Germany an affiliate of Merck KGaA Darmstadt Germany||June 17 2020||Phase 1|
|NCT03870204||Active not recruiting||Diagnostic Test: POC-CCA rapid urine test||Aged ≥2 Years in Schistosomiasis Affected Areas||Ina-Respond|National Institute of Health Research and Development Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia|The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases United States||September 4 2019||--|
|NCT03437447||Completed||Drug: Cisticid|Drug: Biltricide||Healthy||Merck KGaA Darmstadt Germany||June 18 2018||Phase 1|
|NCT02194712||Completed||Other: Urine CAA detection||Schistosomiasis||Meta Roestenberg|Leiden University Medical Center||January 2015||--|
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