Бильтрицид Drug photo

The description is actual on 18.12.2015

  • Latin name: Biltricide
  • ATH code: P02BA01
  • Active ingredient: Praziquantel
  • Producer: Bayer Schering Pharma AG (Germany)


1 tablet contains 600 mg of active component a praziquantel, and also auxiliary components: microcrystallic cellulose, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, povidone, magnesium stearate.

The cover of tablets consists from: titanium dioxide, gipromelloza, macrogoal.

Release form

Drug Biltritsid is issued in the tableted dosage form.

Pharmacological action

Protivogelmintny means.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

The principle of influence is directed to increase of permeability of cellular membranes of parasites for calcium ions. Active component leads to generalized reduction of muscular tissue of helminths that causes persistent paralysis and the subsequent death of a parasite. The main substance – a praziquantel. Biltritsid influences the Chinese, Siberian, hepatic and cat's fluke, a wide tape-worm, a dwarfish tapeworm, an intestinal shistosoma of Manson, a huge fluke, a pulmonary fluke.

Indications to use

Medicine is appointed at neurocysticercosis, a fastsiolopsidoza, trematodoza (an opisthorchosis, a metagonimosis, a clonorchosis), at an urinogenital schistosomatosis, a fascioliasis, at cysticercoses, tsestodoza (a teniosis, a diphyllobotriasis, a hymenolepiasis, teniarinkhoz). Tablets Biltritsid are appointed at an intestinal form of a schistosomatosis.


The application instruction of Biltritsid does not recommend to appoint a medicine at intolerance of a prazikvantel, at a tsistitserikoza of eyes, when feeding a breast, in the first trimester of pregnancy, to children before achievement of four-year age.

At a gepatosplenichesky form of a schistosomatosis and at the expressed pathology of hepatic system the praziquantel is appointed with care, estimating risk and effects.

Side effects of Biltritsid

Tablets can cause epigastric pains, drowsiness, diarrhea with blood impurity, nausea, block of consciousness, a headache, vomiting, nausea, the strengthened sweating, allergic answers in the form of an itch, a hyperthermia and the small tortoiseshell.

Biltritsid, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Treatment is carried out after obligatory consultation of the treating doctor, self-treatment is inadmissible.

How to accept Biltritsid: to or during food, without chewing, washing down with a necessary amount of water or any liquid. At a single dose it is better to take a pill in the evening. At reusable reception the recommended break between receptions of a medicine has to make not less than 4-6 hours.

The dose is chosen for each specific person individually, depends on disease severity.

Biltritsid's dosage at treatment of shistosomatoz is calculated according to the scheme of 40 mg on 1 kg (a single dose, or on ½ calculated doses twice).

Scheme of treatment of an opisthorchosis: three receptions of the general dose expected according to the scheme of 75 mg 1 kg.


Data are unknown.


Concentration of active agent of a prazikvantel decreases at simultaneous treatment by dexamethasone.

Terms of sale

It is possible to buy Biltritsid in a drugstore. Presentation of the prescription form is not obligatory.

Storage conditions

In the place, unavailable to children, at a temperature no more than 30 degrees Celsius.

Period of validity

No more than five years.

Special instructions

Biltritsid's use does not demand obligatory purpose of laxative medicines.

At patients with a gepatosplenichesky schistosomiasis and pathology of a liver delay of a metabolism of a prazikvantel is noted (treatment in hospital conditions is required).

At patients with a schistosomiasis of a brain no reactions which can demand limited use of a medicine are revealed.

Patients with trematodozy and a schistosomiasis need to be treated in a hospital.

Short-term therapy prazikvantely demands the termination of chest feeding for all days of treatment and the next 2 days.

Means influences driving of vehicles and concentration of attention.


Analogs are: Praziquantel, Azineconstruction Department.


  • Biltritsid of 600 mg No. 6 tabletkibayer of Farm of AG

Drugstore of IFC

  • Biltritsid tbl p / about 600 mg No. 6, Bayergermaniya
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  • Biltritsidbayer Schering Pharma (Germany)


  • Biltritsid of 600 mg No. 6 tabl.p.o.
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Section: Antiparasitic
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Education: Graduated from the Bashkir state medical university majoring in "Medical business". In 2011 gained the diploma and the certificate in Therapy. In 2012 received 2 certificate and the diploma in "Functional diagnosis" and "Cardiology". In 2013 completed courses on "Topical issues of otorhinolaryngology in therapy". In 2014 completed advanced training courses in "A clinical echocardiography" and courses in "Medical rehabilitation".

Experience: From 2011 to 2014 the Policlinic No. 33 Ufa worked as the therapist and the cardiologist in MBUZ. Since 2014 the Policlinic No. 33 Ufa works as the cardiologist and the doctor of functional diagnosis in MBUZ.

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