Pyrvinium, as pyrvinium pamoate, is an anthelmintic effective for pinworms (Enterobius vermicularis). Pyrvinium pamoate is indicated in the treatment of pinworm infestations but has generally been superseded by other drugs. Pyrvinium’s anticancer properties are currently under investigation. Pyrvinium pamoate is the salt of a cyanin dye which exerts its anthelmintic activity by inhibiting oxygen uptake causing respiratory inhibition in the parasite. It also interferes with the absorption of exogenous glucose; when the parasite's endogenous reserves are depleted, the parasite dies.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’ OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.