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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
May bot: The parasite may die and be dissolved in your GI tract.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Adler
24 years experience Pediatric Critical Care
Praziquantel: Praziquantel commonly produces abdominal cramps and nausea. Patients may also experience vomiting and diarrhea. So, it is possible that a patient coul ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Need script: Praziqantel (biltricide) is a prescription only medicine.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Overdose.: This is a medication that is often given to animals with worms. It was easier to find info on tx for animals. If a human overdosed my understanding is ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes.: It is important to have the diagnosis correct. But the treatment you outline is correct. 75 mg/kg orally in three divided doses for two days.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
One day therapy: With 2 or3 doses during that day.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Praziquantel O/D: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. Praziquantel (Biltricide ) is an anthelmintic medication. For info regarding ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Adler
24 years experience Pediatric Critical Care
Praziquantel: The medication should be taken either right before or with a meal.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wehbeh Wehbeh
30 years experience Infectious Disease
See below. : Schistosomiasis: Oral: 20 mg/kg/dose 3 times daily at 4- to 6-hour intervals for 1 day
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Praziquantel : Biltricide is also known as praziquantel. It is an agent used in the treatment of schistosomiasis and liver flukes.

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