Get Mebendazole prescription online
Mebendazole is a prescription medication for treating parasitic infections such as hookworms, pinworms, roundworms, and whipworms.
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Hi Dr Nicole, I have been experiencing nausea, loss of appetite and itching around the anal area at night. Can you prescribe something for relief?
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- Mebendazole Tablets, 100mg.
- Take 1 tablet now and take one tablet after one week.
What is Mebendazole?
Mebendazole, commonly available as Vermox or Emverm, belongs to the anthelmintic class of drugs. This is similar to albendazole and praziquantel. Mebendazole interferes with the reproduction of the helminth by disrupting their glucose metabolism and killing them.
The tablets are typically available in the form of Mebendazole 100 mg tablets. Mebendazole for kids is also available as an oral suspension or a chewable tablet. Mebendazole dosage and use will depend on the condition you are being treated for.
Important information about Mebendazole
- Common Mebendazole side effects include diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, loss of appetite, vomiting, flatulence and a rash.
- Severe side effects include headaches, hair loss, low levels of white blood cells (neutropenia), elevated liver enzymes, swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat, fever, and itching.
FAQs about Mebendazole prescription online
Is Mebendazole over-the-counter available?
Mebendazole is used to treat worms and parasites. Although it may also be available over-the-counter, it is advised to take the medication after consulting a doctor, as the prescribed dose can vary according to the condition you are treated for.
How long does Mebendazole stay in your system?
The major concentration of the Mebendazole dosage remains in the gastrointestinal system. The half-life of the drug is 3-6 hours.
What are Mebendazole alternatives?
Depending on the condition you are being treated for, Albendazole, pyrantel pamoate or ivermectin can be given as Mebendazole alternatives.
Who should not take Mebendazole?
Do not take Mebendazole if you are allergic to the medication or are currently taking metronidazole.
What interacts with Mebendazole?
What foods to avoid with Mebendazole?
There aren’t any specific dietary restrictions that you need to follow while taking Mebendazole. However, make sure that you wash your hands before every meal to prevent re-infection.
How long does it take for Mebendazole to get rid of worms?
The medicine typically starts to work immediately but may take several days to eliminate all the worms. It is essential to use this medicine as directed, as skipping doses can increase the possibility of further infection that may be resistant.
What is the starting dose of Mebendazole?
Mebendazole may be prescribed upto 3 days, depending on your diagnosis. For treatment of pinworm infections, the medication is usually given as a single dose, a single pill of 100mg. The dose may be repeated in a week or so, as it can take upto 3 weeks before the infection is completely cured.
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