Halogenated anti-infective agent that is used against trematode and cestode infestations.
Nontoxic laxative vermicide effective for taenia infestation. It tends to produce colic and nausea. It is also used as a veterinary fungicide, anthelmintic, and antiprotozoan. (From Merck, 11th ed.)
Infections with true tapeworms of the helminth subclass CESTODA.
A chlorinated bisphenol antiseptic with a bacteriostatic action against Gram-positive organisms, but much less effective against Gram-negative organisms. It is mainly used in soaps and creams and is an ingredient of various preparations used for skin disorders. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p797)
A subclass of segmented worms comprising the tapeworms.
Agents used to treat tapeworm infestations in man or animals.