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pyrantel

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noun py·ran·tel \pə-ˈran-ˌtel\

Medical Definition of pyrantel

  1. :  an anthelmintic drug administered in the form of its pamoate C11H14N2S·C23H16O6 or tartrate C11H14N2S·C4H6O6




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