Mebendol is an antiparasitic medication. It is used in the treatment of worm infections. It works by killing the worms and this treats your infection. ... View More
Uses of Mebendol
Side effects of Mebendol
How to use Mebendol
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Mebendol may be taken with... View More
How Mebendol works
Mebendol affects the permeability of the cell membrane thereby killing the worms.
Enterobiasis, Hookworm infections, Filariasis, Toxocariasis, Ascarisis, Trichuriasis, Trichostrongyliasis, Trichinellosis, Dracunculiasis
May be taken with or without food. May be swallowed whole, chewed, or crushed and mixed with food
Oral Adults: Enterobiasis : A single tablet( 100 mg) or 1 teaspoonful (5 ml) of the suspension. If cure is not achieved 3 wk after treatment, a ... View More
Oral Enterobiasis Child: >2 A single tablet( 100 mg) or 1 teaspoonful (5 ml) of the suspension. If cure is not achieved 3 wk after treatment, a s... View More
Hypersensitivity. Infants and children <2 yr.
Mode of Action
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Hepatic impairment. Childn. Pregnancy and lactation. Monitoring Parameters Periodic assessment of haematologic, hepatic, and renal function; check for h... View More
Transient diarrhoea, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, headache, tinnitus, numbness, fever, alopecia, rash, pruritus, urticaria, angioedema, flushing, h... View More
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