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Pyrantel Pamoate by ProMex LLC

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: Pyrantel Pamoate 144mg in 1mL
Labeler: ProMex LLC
NDC Code: 58988-1770

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Pyrantel Pamoate

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient (in each 1mL)

Pyrantel Pamoate 144 mg/mL
(50mg pyrantel base per mL)




for the treatment of pinworms.


*Abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, or dizziness sometimes occurs after taking this drug. If any of these conditions persist, consult a doctor.

*If you are pregnant or have liver disease, do not take this product unless directed by a doctor.


Shake well before use. Adults, children 12 years of age and over, and children 2 years to under 12 years of age: Oral dosage is a single dose of 5 milligrams of pyrantel base per pound, or 11 milligrams per kilogram, of body weight. Do not exceed 1 gram (1000 mg).

WeightDosage (Taken as a single dose)
Under 25 lbs or 2 yrs.Don't use unless directed by a doctor
25-37 lbs½ teaspoonful
38-62 lbs1 teaspoonful
63-87 lbs1 ½ teaspoonful
88-112 lbs2 teaspoonful
113-137 lbs2 ½ teaspoonful
138-162 lbs3 teaspoonful
163-187lbs3 ½ teaspoonful
over 188 lbs4 teaspoonful

*Read package insert carefully before taking this medication. Take only according to directions and do not exceed the recommended dosage unless directed by a doctor. Medication should only be taken one time as a single dose; do not repeat treatment unless directed by a doctor. When one individual in a household has pinworms, the entire household should be treated unless otherwise advised. See Warnings. If any worms other than pinworms are present before or after treatment consult a doctor. If any symptoms or pinworms are still present after treatment, consult a doctor.

*This product can be taken any time of day, with or without meals, it may be taken alone or with milk or fruit juice. Use of a laxative is not necessary prior to, during or after medication.

Keep out of Reach of Children. In case of accidental overdose/ingestion contact a poison control center immediately.

Inactive Ingredients

Purified Water, Glycerin, Sugar, Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Citric Acid, Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate




1 oz (30 ml)

pyrantel pamoate suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:58988-1770
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Pyrantel Pamoate (Pyrantel) Pyrantel144 mg  in 1 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Citric Acid Monohydrate 
Xanthan Gum 
Sodium Benzoate 
Potassium Sorbate 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:58988-1770-11 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
130 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart357B09/27/2002
Labeler - ProMex LLC (789974388)

ProMex LLC

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Medically reviewed on Dec 29, 2017

Further information

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