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Pyrantel tartrate (PYRF) – Medicating Ingredient Brochure

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Status: Over the counter

Date of revision: February 2010

Table of approved species and claims
Approved livestock species Approved claim(s)
(abbreviated)Table note 1
Withdrawal time Name of approved brand(s)
  1. Prevention of migration and establishment of Large Roundworm infections
7 days (meat) Pro-Banminth Premix


Table of approved claims and brands
Approved claims Name of approved brand(s) Drug concentration in DIN product
Claim 1 Pro-Banminth Premix Pyrantel tartrate at 106 g/kg

Claim 1

For the prevention of migration and establishment of Large Roundworm (Ascaris suum) infections in swine.

Level of medicating ingredient in a complete feed

106 mg/kg (0.0106%) of pyrantel tartrate in the complete feed.

Directions for use in a complete feed

This medicated feed is to be fed continuously as the sole ration for 5 to 7 weeks.


  1. Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 7 days after the latest treatment with this drug.


  1. Feed only to swine intended for slaughter.
  2. In some cases, there may be a slight reduction in weight gain and/or feed efficiency while pigs are receiving feed medicated with this drug.
  3. Do not mix this product in feeds containing pellet-binding agents with the exception of Lignosol. (Premix and supplement labels only)

Accepted Compatibilities


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