Fish Tapes Forte: Product Information

FISH TAPES FORTE- praziquantel capsule
Thomas Labs, LLC

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Active Ingredients (in each capsule):

Praziquantel……….. 170 mg

Inactive Ingredients:


Distributed by:

Thomas LabsĀ®
Tolleson, AZ 85353

Fish Tapes Forte is a safe and effective worming agent designed for the removal and prevention of flatworms and parasites in aquatic environments and within fish themselves. It works to comabt the infection on both fronts to help promote quicker results.

Directions for Use:

Empty 1 capsule into aquarium for every 20 gallons of water. Begin treatment with mew water and do note stop filtration. Remove activated carbon and UV sterilization to ensure effectiveness. Distribute the contents around the edges of the environment or directly into the filter box for the best overall distrubtion. Do not apply more than once every 3 to 5 days. One treatment of 5 to 7 days is generally sufficient. Fish Tapes Forte may be used as a preventative when used only at the standard treatment. Do not use with any other drugs. Use in saltwater systems where flatworms of the Polycladida order are being cultivated is not recommended as some contradictions will apply.


For aquarium and ornamental fish only. Not for human consumption. Keep out of the reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately.


Keep container tightly closed and in a cool, dry place.

Package Labeling:

Label -- 12 capsules
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Label -- 30 capsules
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praziquantel capsule
Product Information
Product Type OTC ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:86024-024
Route of Administration oral DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Product Characteristics
Color white (clear) Score no score
Shape capsule Size 19mm
Flavor Imprint Code
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:86024-024-12 12 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE contains a CAPSULE
1 170 mg in 1 CAPSULE This package is contained within the BOTTLE (86024-024-12)
2 NDC:86024-024-30 30 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE contains a CAPSULE
2 170 mg in 1 CAPSULE This package is contained within the BOTTLE (86024-024-30)
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
unapproved drug other 02/28/2017
Labeler — Thomas Labs, LLC (068824721)

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