Antiparasitic are a class of medications which are indicated for the treatment of parasitic diseases, such as those caused by helminths, amoeba, ectoparasites, parasitic fungi and protozoa, among others. Antiparasitic target the parasitic agents of the infections by destroying them or inhibiting their growth, they are usually effective against a limited number of parasites within a particular class. Antiparasitic are one of the antimicrobial drugs which include antibiotics that target bacteria, and antifungals that target fungi. They may be administered orally, intravenously or topically.