SKU: I008  / 
    CAS Number: 70288-86-7

    Ivermectin

    $29.24 - $76.03

    Ivermectin is an insoluble broad spectrum anti-parasitic drug.

    This product is considered a dangerous good. Quantities above 1 g may be subject to additional shipping fees. Please contact us for specific questions.

    Mechanism of ActionThe mechanism of action is not well described but some speculate ivermectin targets nematode neurotransmitters leading to paralysis and death. Alternatively, ivermectin has shown to reduce secretion of parasitic proteins which help the parasite evade the host immune system and as a result, the immune system is thought to be responsible for eliminating the parasite.
    Impurity ProfileResidue on Ignition: ≤0.1%
    Heavy Metals: ≤0.1%
    Organic Solvents: Meets Requirements
    Related Compounds: Meets Requirements
    References

    Crump, Andy, and Et Al. "Ivermectin, ‘Wonder Drug’ from Japan: The Human Use Perspective." Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series B Physical and Biological Sciences 87.2 (2011): 13-28. www.ncbi.gov. 10 Feb. 2011. Web. 31 Aug. 2012.