Albendazole

VORMIB 400 / WORMJEM

COMPOSITION
Albendazole400 MG
SPECIFICATION
FORMTABLET
PACKING20X2X1
PACKING TYPEBLISTER
MRP11.5

ALSO AVAILABLE

DISCRIPTION

A benzimidazole broad-spectrum anthelmintic structurally related to mebendazole that is effective against many diseases.

SIDE EFFECTS

Symptoms of overdose include elevated liver enzymes, headaches, hair loss, low levels of white blood cells (neutropenia), fever, and itching.

INDICATION

For the treatment of parenchymal neurocysticercosis due to active lesions caused by larval forms of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium and for the treatment of cystic hydatid disease of the liver, lung, and peritoneum, caused by the larval form of the dog tapeworm, Echinococcus granulosus.