Ivermectin belongs to a class of drugs called anthelmintic (antiparasitic).
Ivermectin Ph. Eur. is a mixture of Ivermectin B1a & B1b. Semi-synthetic product derived from a fermentation product.
It is used in veterinary for a treatment of parasitic and worm infections in animals mainly heartworm and acariasis.
In human medcine it is used to treat river blindness (onchocerciasis), head lice, scabies, strongyloidiasis, trichuriasis, lymphatic filariasis and ascariasis.
BHM Chemicals is a supplier of Ph. Eur. quality Ivermectin suitable for use in veterinary preparations.
Minimum order quantity: 10kg
Content Ivermectin B1a+B1b
Appearance of solution
Specific optical rotation
Impurities with relative retention 1.3-1.5
White or yellowish-white, crystalline powder, slightly hygroscopic.
Practically insoluble in water, freely soluble in methylene chloride and in alcohol.
95.0% to 102.0% (anhydrous substance)
Conforms to Ph. Eur. tests
As per Ph. Eur. test: solution is clear and not more intensely cloloured than reference solution BY7
-17o to -20o (anhydrous basis)
Hazardous Class 6.1, UN 2811, Packing group I
Keep container tightly closed in a cool and dry place and protected from light. Protect from contamination by foreign substances.