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Ascarical

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Ascarical uses


Human Warning:

Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children. To obtain product information, including a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), call 1-800-338-3659.

Mfd. by: Virbac AH, Inc.

Fort Worth, TX 76137

Virbantel®

Flavored

Chewables

Package contents: bottle of 50 flavored chewables

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients (in each chewable): Ascarical pamoate (30 mg) and praziquantel (30 mg)

Purpose:

De-wormer for Small Dogs and Puppies Only (6.0 to 25 pounds).

Uses:

For the treatment and control of

  • Roundworms (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina )
  • Hookworms ( Ancylostoma caninum, Ancylostoma braziliense, and Uncinaria stenocephala )
  • Tapeworms ( Dipylidium caninum, Taenia pisiformis ).

Human Warning:

Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children. To obtain product information, including a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), call 1-800-338-3659.

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When Using This Product:

- Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.

- Do not de-worm a dog or puppy that is sick. Consult a veterinarian for diagnosis of the illness.

- Ascarical Flavored Chewables are safe for use in puppies 12 weeks or older and adult dogs. Safety in breeding dogs and pregnant bitches has not been tested.

You May Notice:

Vomiting, loose stools (with or without blood) and decreased activity following treatment. If you notice these signs, contact a veterinarian.

Directions:

Each flavored chewable contains 30 mg of Ascarical pamoate and 30 mg of praziquantel. The dose for each drug is 2.27 mg per pound of body weight (5 mg/kg). Please refer to the following dosing table for help finding the right dose for your dog.

Ascarical Flavored Chewables Dosing Table


6.0 to 12 pounds:

1 Chewable


12.1 to 25 pounds:

2 Chewables


More than 25 pounds:

Use 114 mg size

  • You should weigh your dog to make sure you are giving the right dose.
  • Ascarical Flavored Chewables are palatable if offered by hand. If your dog does not voluntarily eat the chewable, you can hide the chewable in a small amount of food or place it in the back of the dog's mouth for forced swallowing.
  • Make sure that the dog eats the complete dose.
  • Watch your dog for a few minutes after dosing to make sure the chewable is not rejected.
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Other Information

Recommended De-Worming Schedule:

Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism. De-worming schedules may vary depending on the climate where you live and the activity of your dog.

Re-treatment:

Re-treatment of your dog may be necessary as determined by laboratory fecal examination and/or if your dog is living where re-infections are likely to occur. Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis and prevention of re-infection. In case of re-infection with tapeworms (Dipylidium caninum), consult your veterinarian for advice on how to remove fleas from the dog and the environment.

Manufactured by:

Virbac AH, Inc.

Fort Worth, TX 76137

Storage:

Store at controlled room temperature of 59-86˚F (15-30˚C).

Questions? Comments?

To report a suspected adverse reaction, call

1-800-338-3659.

NADA 141-261,

Approved by FDA

Ascarical is a registered trademark

of Virbac S.A. © 2005

Package Principle Display Panel

Human warning: Keep this and all medication out of reach of children. To obtain product information, including a

Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), call 1-800-338-3659.

Mfd. by Virbac AH, Inc. Fort Worth, TX 76137

Virbac

Animal Health

Virbantel®

(pyrantel pamoate / praziquantel)

Flavored Chewables

De-wormer for Dogs Only

Small dogs and puppies - 6.0 to 25 lbs.

Each chewable contains 30 mg Ascarical pamoate and 30 mg praziquantel

Virbac AH, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX 76137

50 Flavored Chewables

NADA 141-261, Approved by FDA

Indications: For the treatment and control of roundworms (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina), hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum, Ancylostoma braziliense, and Uncinaria stenocephala), tapeworms (Dipylidium caninum, Taenia pisiformis).

Dosage - Dog weight No. of Chewables

6.0 to 12 lbs...................... 1

12.1 to 25 lbs..................... 2

More than 25 lbs...........Use the 114 mg chewable

For complete product information, see package insert.

Store at controlled room temperature of 59-86˚F (15-30˚C).

Human warning: Keep this and all medication out of reach of children. To obtain product information, including a

Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), call 1-800-338-3659.

Mfd. by Virbac AH, Inc. Fort Worth, TX 76137

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Ascarical pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

infoActive ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Ascarical available forms, composition, doses:

infoForm of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.


Ascarical destination | category:

infoDestination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Ascarical Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

infoA medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Ascarical pharmaceutical companies:

infoPharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

  1. "PYRANTEL". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. "Pyrantel". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB1115... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. "4QIH0N49E7: The UNique Ingredient Identifier (UNII) is an alphanumeric substance identifier from the joint FDA/USP Substance Registration System (SRS).". https://www.fda.gov/ForIndustry/Dat... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Ascarical?

Depending on the reaction of the Ascarical after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Ascarical not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Ascarical addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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sDrugs.com conducted a study on Ascarical, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Ascarical consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

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The information was verified by Dr. Arunabha Ray, MD Pharmacology

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