Stromectol - definition of Stromectol by The Free Dictionary
ivermectin (redirected from Stromectol)
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(Veterinary Science) a drug that kills parasitic nematode worms, mites, and insects. It is used to treat a variety of parasitic infections in domestic animals and onchocerciasis in humans
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It is sold under brand names Stromectol
in the United States, Ivomec in Europe by Merial Animal Health, Mectizan in Canada by Merck and Ivexterm in Mexico by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International.
2), (3) Ivermectin, also known as Stromectol
, is the drug of choice.
have announced that an additional indication of Stromectol
Tablets 3mg - generic name ivermectin - has been approved for the administration for scabies treatment under the Nippon Health Insurance (NHI) system, alleviating patients' payment for the drug themselves.