Niclosamide

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niclosamide

(Science: chemical) An antihelmintic that is active against most tapeworms.

Pharmacological action: anticestodal agents, antinematodal agent, molluscacides.

Chemical name: Benzamide, 5-chloro-N-(2-chloro-4-nitrophenyl)-2-hydroxy-