praziquantel

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praziquantel pra·zi·quan·tel (prā'zĭ-kwän'těl')
n.
A synthetic heterocyclic broad-spectrum anthelmintic agent effective against all schistosome species parasitic in humans as well as most other trematodes and adult cestodes.

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