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Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Albekem Plus Tablet

Albekem Plus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Itching
  • Dizziness
  • Swelling of lymph nodes

How to use Albekem Plus Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Albekem Plus Tablet works

Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet is a combination of two antiparasitic medicines: Ivermectin and Albendazole. Ivermectin works by binding to muscle and nerve cells of worms causing their paralysis and death. Albendazole works by keeping the worms from absorbing sugar (glucose), so that they lose energy and die. This treats your infection effectively.

Albekem Plus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools while taking this medicine.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat infections caused by worms and parasites.
  • Take it with or without food or as suggested by your doctor. 
  • It can be harmful to an unborn baby. Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Use birth control measures to prevent pregnancy while taking Albekem Plus 6mg/400mg Tablet.
  • You may have more chance of getting an infection. Stay away from people with infections, colds, or flu. Inform your doctor if you notice signs of infection such as fever or sore throat.
  • Your doctor may monitor your blood counts and liver function before you start taking this medicine and regularly throughout your treatment.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Albekem Plus

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I'm past 16yrs to suffering with diabetic and B.P. intial stages doctors suggested for glucobay50mg and vitamin tablets and Zilos50mg for Bp.after three years again my sugar level not controlled so, medicines power increased same tablets. Again two years not controlled sugar levals. So, I have changed for diabetic specialist doctor.He recommended for prandial M.0.3 twice a day and methilda plus for vitamin and ZilosAMfor bp.After two years again doctor increased for insulin for Human mixed for M:30p.E:20.p.and tablets same as follows. After two years again my sugar levals not in my controlled. So,I'm changed medicine Homeopathy medicine but not in use.again Aurvethic and Ciddha,Herbal medicines.But no any use.Again I come to allopathic tablets for Glycomet Gp-1.And Insugin 30/70 for 50.pfor per day and TellybayAM for Bp.to continues till date.Now Governments sublimentory tablets announced for AYUSH 82 Now past 20days I have taking with allopathic tablets.Now my sugar levels 325 not reduced sugar levels without food .last year Urinary infections problems start so, Doctor recommend for Urimaxo.4mg one tablet for bed times. So,Please sir At any Have my sugar level should be controlled with your treatment.when will the treatment started please inform me. My Mobile number:09486539789.E.Mail:velu0033@gmail.com THANK YOU. I'M A.PALANIVEL.EX-Army from Salem.TamilNadu.
Dr. Ashwin Porwal
Diabetes Specialist
can you please clear me finally on which medicines you are and on what time you take them and in which dose you take themplus don't try these herbal or ayurvedic medicines they won't help at all
As a diabetic, I keep getting infections. Mostly skin infection and common cold. How can I increase my immunity?
Dr. Rajesh Chhabra
Diabetes Specialist
Rich nutritious diet plus yoga and meditation
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FAQs

Q. Can Albekem Plus be stopped when my symptoms are gone?

No, Albekem Plus should be continued as advised by the doctor. If you experience any problems due to the consumption of Albekem Plus, consult the doctor for re-evaluation. Do not stop even you feel better. Stopping Albekem Plus early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.

Q. Can the use of Albekem Plus cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use ofAlbekem Plus can cause diarrhea. In case of diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicines without consulting your doctor.

Q. Will Albekem Plus be more effective if taken in more than recommended dose?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If you do not find any relief in your symptoms even after taking the recommended doses, please consult your doctor.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Albekem Plus?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

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References
  1. Ivermectin. Haarlem, The Netherlands: Merck Sharp & Dohme BV; 2018. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Albendazole. Dandenong, Victoria: SmithKline Beecham (Australia) Pty Ltd.; 2013. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Ivermectin. Netherlands: MSD BV; 2007. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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