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  1. Ivermectin is used to treat strongyloidiasis (threadworm; infection with a type of roundworm that enters the body ... through the airways and lives in the intestines). Ivermectin is also used to control onchocerciasis (river blindness; ...
  2. Ivermectin lotion is used to treat head lice (small bugs that attach themselves to the skin) in ... and children 6 months of age and older. Ivermectin is in a class of medications called anthelmintics. ...
  3. Pyrantel, an antiworm medication, is used to treat roundworm, hookworm, pinworm, and other worm infections.This medication ... Pyrantel comes as a capsule and a liquid to take by mouth. It usually is taken as ...
  4. Onchocerciasis (World Health Organization)  
    ... Latin America and Yemen. Community-directed treatment with ivermectin is the core strategy to eliminate onchocerciasis in ... the strategy is biannual large-scale treatment with ivermectin. In 2013 and after a verification process, WHO ...
  5. Lice, Scabies and Pregnancy (Organization of Teratology Information Specialists) - PDF  
    ... Common prescription medications for lice are malathion and Ivermectin. There are no studies looking at women who ... not shown an increased risk for birth defects. Ivermectin is not well studied in pregnancy, and is ...
  6. Onchocerciasis (River Blindness) FAQs (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... is commonly treated with an oral medicine called ivermectin. In what parts of the world am I ... to affected communities of an oral drug called ivermectin (Mectizan™), that is donated by Merck & Co., Inc. ...
  7. Head Lice: Treatment (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... established. It can be irritating to the skin. Ivermectin lotion, 0.5%; Brand name product: Sklice* Given as a tablet in mass drug administrations, ivermectin has been used extensively and safely for over ...
  8. ... Ulesfia, prescription required) ● Spinosad (Natroba, prescription required) ● Topical ivermectin (Sklice, prescription required) Follow the manufacturer's instructions for ...
  9. ... Parasite-killing medications such as albendazole, mebendazole, or pyrantel pamoate are usually prescribed. Ivermectin, used for other ...
  10. Enterobiasis (Pinworm Infection): Treatment (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... used for the treatment of pinworm are mebendazole, pyrantel pamoate, and albendazole. All three of these drugs ... and then another single dose 2 weeks later. Pyrantel pamoate is available without prescription. The medication does ...
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