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Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Leeford Healthcare Ltd
Medicine composition: Ivermectin, Albendazole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: October 15, 2019

Abendol plus tablet falls under the group of drugs called anthelmintic. It is used to cure cases of strongyloidiasis; which are roundworm infections. Consume this syrup as per the directions given by the doctor.

Before taking this drug, discuss with your doctor:

  • If you are allergic to any ingredient contained within this tablet.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking prescriptive or non-prescriptive drugs, herbal products, or dietary supplements.
  • If you are suffering from more than one parasitic infection at the same time.
  • If you have asthma or a weak immune system.
  • If you are alcoholic.

This drug is used to treat:

  • Worm Infections

The side effects of this medication are as follows:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The medicine stays in the body for an average duration of 2 to 3 days.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women unless necessary. The risk and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before receiving this medicine.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    In case of breastfeeding, you must consult the doctor.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

This drug belongs to broad-spectrum antiparasitic agents. It works by acting on glutamate-gated chloride ion channels which occur in invertebrate nerve and muscle cells. This effect increases the influx of chloride ions and causes hyperpolarization of nerve cells, resulting in paralysis and death of the parasite.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended in patients receiving this drug. It may increase the concentration of this medicine and can cause skin rash, headache, dizziness, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.

Ques: What is Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Abendol performs its action by binding to the muscle and nerve cells of worms, causing their paralysis and death. This treats your infection.

Ques: What are the uses of Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Ivermectin is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Onchocerciasis and Strongyloidiasis.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Side effects include Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Itching, Dizziness, etc.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Abendol Plus 12Mg/400Mg Tablet?

Ans: This tablet should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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