Oral Pro Pyrantel Pamoate Suspension

Aurora Pharmaceutical


Pyrantel Pamoate Oral Suspension is used for the treatment of pinworms.


Active Ingredients                                                              Purpose

Each 1 ml contains:

Pyrantel base………………………………………………Pinworm

(As Pyrantel Pamoate) 50 mg                                             treatment


Inactive Ingredients

Citric acid, potassium sorbate, purified water, glycerin, sodium benzoate, sucralose vanilla custard flavor, xanthan gum.




Adults and children 2 years to 12 years of age may take this product.  Take the dosage in Table 1 according to the body weight of the individual treated.  Do not exceed 4 teaspoonfuls (20.0 ml) of Pyrantel Pamoate Oral Suspension.


Carefully read additional product information (located on the inside of label) before using this medication.  Take only according to directions and do not exceed the recommended dosage unless directed by a physician.  Medication should only be taken on e time as a single dose, do not repeat treatment unless directed by a physician.  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 physician.  If any symptoms or pinworms are still present after treatment, consult a physician.


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


Dosage Information

Each mL of Pyrantel Pamoate Oral Suspension contains the equivalent of 50 mg of Pyrantel Base (as Pyrantel Pamoate).


Table I.

Pyrantel Pamoate Oral Suspension Dosage Guide


Less than 25 lbs. (11 kg) or under 2 years old.

Do not use unless directed by a physician.

25-37 lbs. (11-16 kg)

½ teaspoonful (2.5 mL)

38-62 lbs. (17-28 kg)

1  teaspoonful (5.0 mL)

63-87 lbs. (29-39 kg)

1 ½ teaspoonful (7.5 mL)

88-112 lbs (40-50 kg)

2 teaspoonful (10.0 mL)

113-137 lbs. (51-62 kg)

2 ½ teaspoonful (12.5 mL)

138-162 lbs. (63-73 kg)

3 teaspoonful (15.0 mL)

163-187 lbs. (74-84 kg)

3 ½ teaspoonful (17.5 mL)

188 lbs (85 kg and over)

4 teaspoonful  (20.0 mL)


Other information

Each Teaspoonful contains:  Potassium 5 mg.

Store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F).  Excursions permitted between 15°-30°C 59°-86°F).  Do not freeze.


Shake well before use.



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

Keep this and all medications out of reach of children.

In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.



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

Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.