Vermox is prescribed for treatment of worm infections. Usually these infections are cause by pinworm, whipworm, hookworm and roundworm. Its active component is medendazole. The drug works preventing worms from growing or multiplying in your body.
It is recommended to take the medicine as it was prescribed by your doctor. Take it with a full glass of water.
It is recommended to follow your doctor's instructions, wash your clothing and towels.
Before starting your treatment with Vermox tell your doctor about all conditions you may have. Pregnant and breastfeeding women and children under 2 years old shouldn't take Vermox.
Possible side effect
Side effects can be the following: hives, swelling of your lips, tongue, closing of your throat, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, fever or diarrhea. If you have any of the side effects listed above you should contact your doctor.
Vermox can interact with the following medicines: medicines for seizures (ethotoin, phenytoin, mephenytoin and carbamazepine). Tell your doctor about all the medicines you may use.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time of the next intake just skip it and go back to your schedule.
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain.
Store the medicine at room temperature below 86 degrees F (30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.
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