Praziquantel, a new broad-spectrum antischistosomal agent


Praziquantel, (2-cyclohexylcarbonyl)-1,2,3,6,7,11b-hexa-hydro-2H pyrazino[2,1a]isoquinolin-4-one, belongs to a new series of antischistosomal compounds. The results of a detailed study of the efficacy of praziquantel on Schistosoma mansoni in mice, Mastomys and Syrian hamsters are described. Praziquantel is effective after oral and all parenteral routes of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00389899


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@article{Gnnert1977PraziquantelAN, title={Praziquantel, a new broad-spectrum antischistosomal agent}, author={Rudolf G{\"{o}nnert and Peter Andrews}, journal={Zeitschrift f{\"{u}r Parasitenkunde}, year={1977}, volume={52}, pages={129-150} }