Absorption, distribution and excretion of the anthelmintic praziquantel (Droncit) in rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri R.)

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Praziquantel is an anthelmintic active against trematodes and cestodes. The absorption, distribution and excretion of the drug was studied in serum, muscles, liver, bile fluid and kidneys of rainbow trout at two temperatures, 12‡ C and 18‡ C, after a single oral dose of 500 mg/kg body wt. A bioassay, using cercaria larvae of the trematodeDiplostomum… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00578511

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