Piperazine Citrate Syrup Description:
Piperazine belongs to class of drugs called anthelmintic. It works by paralyzing the worms and making them to pass in the stool. It is effective against the intestinal nematodes roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), pinworm and threadworm (Enterobius vermicularis). Piperazine produces a neuromuscular block leads to muscle paralysis of the worms which are consequently dislodged and expelled in the faeces.
Piperazine Citrate Syrup is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Dizziness, Abnormal liver function tests, Fever, Abdominal pain, Hair loss, Vertigo.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Piperazine Citrate Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Piperazine citrate available over the counter?
Piperazine citrate is available on prescription only
Does Piperazine citrate make you hallucinate?
Yes, Piperazine citrate may cause hallucinations especially in patients with kidney problems. Please consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.