THIS IS A BRAND MEDICATION
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS: Vermox ® is indicated for the treatment of gastrointestinal infections caused by one or a combination of EntTerobius vermicularis (pinworm), Trichuris trichiura (whipworm), Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworms), Ancylostoma duodenale (hookworm), Necator americanus (hookworm)Strongyloides stercoralis, Taenia spp (worm, lonely).
Vermox ® Tablets 500 mg and Vermox ® Suspension 600 mg/10 ml.
Single dose for the treatment of single or mixed gastrointestinal infestation by Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm), Trichuris trichiura (whipworm), Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworms), Ancylostoma duodenale (hookworm), Necator americanus (hookworm).
In children and adults 1 tablet Vermox ® Tablets 500 mg or Vermox ® Suspension 600 mg/10 ml.
No special procedures are required, such as diet or use of laxatives.
In patients living in highly endemic areas, regular treatment with Vermox ® Tablets 500 mg and Vermox ® Suspension 600 mg/10 mL single dose (3-4 times a year) should significantly reduce the global burden of parasites and kept in a good level below clinical significance.
CONTRAINDICATIONS: Vermox ® is contraindicated in persons with known hypersensitivity to mebendazole or any of its components.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Oral.
Vermox ® Tablets 100 mg and suspension (20 mg / ml).
Children and adults: 1 tablet or 5 ml of suspension in a single dose. It is known that reinfection with Enterobius vermicularis are very common so it is recommended to repeat the treatment after 2 or 4 weeks, particularly in eradication programs.
Ascariasis, trichuriasis, hookworm, and mixed infections:
Children and adults: 1 tablet 100 mg twice daily or 5 ml of suspension in the morning and evening for 3 consecutive days.
Taeniasis and strongyloidiasis:
Adults: Although favorable results with low doses, it is suggested to take 2 tablets twice daily or 2 teaspoons of 5 ml of suspension in the morning and evening for three consecutive daysfor complete eradication.
Even with high doses are rare undesirable effects:
Children: 1 tablet twice daily or 1 teaspoon
5 ml of suspension twice daily for 3 consecutive days. It requires no special procedures, such as diet or use of laxatives.
Vermox ® Tablets 500 mg and suspension (600 mg/10 ml) single dose.
Children and adults: A single dose of one tablet or 10 ml of suspension. It requires no special procedures, such as diet or use of laxatives.
- Drug Name: VERMOX
- Comparable patent medicine: VERMOX
- Active ingredient: MEBENDAZOLE
- Presentation: Tablets
- Concentration: 100MG
- Extended-release tablets: No
- Lab: JANSSEN, Inc. de C.V.
- Box of 6 Tablets
- Made in MEXICO