The active ingredient of Pyrantin Suspension is Pyrantel Pamoate USP 50mg/ml.
Pyrantel pamoate is an anthelmintic agent (worm eradicator) effective against the infections caused by a selected spectrum of worms.
Pyrantel pamoate exercises a neuromuscular blocking effect on susceptible helminths.
Pyrantel pamoate immobilizes the helminths and bring about their expulsion without producing excitation or stimulating migration of the affected worms.
Within the intestinal tract Pyrantin is effective against mature & immature forms of susceptible helminths.