Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet

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Introduction

Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is a combination medicine that is used in the treatment of parasites and worm infestations in the body. It fights against the worms to treat the infection.

Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is a prescription medicine. It is advised to take it as per the prescription. It can be taken with or without food, but it must be taken at a fixed time to ensure better efficacy. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The course of the treatment must be completed even if you feel better. Sudden discontinuation of the treatment may affect the potency of the medicine.

Some common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, flatulence, etc. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy. You must take adequate rest for a faster recovery, also take a healthy diet and drink plenty of water. Your doctor may ask for a few laboratory and diagnostic tests to know the effects of the medicine on your body.

Uses of Benzol Tablet

  • Treatment of Worm infections

Benefits of Benzol Tablet

In Treatment of Worm infections

Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is a combination of medicines which helps treat many worm infections. It works by killing and stopping the further growth of the worms causing the infection. This medicine usually makes you feel better quite quickly. However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed even when you feel better, to make sure that all the worms are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of Benzol Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Benzol

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

How to use Benzol 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. Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Benzol Tablet works

Benzol 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.

Safety advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Benzol 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.

What if you forget to take Benzol Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick tips

  • 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 Benzol 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.

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Patient concerns

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Can i use benzol peroxide product for acne???
Dr. Manju Singh
Homeopathy
Please consult with allopathy doctor.
My skin is oily and I have pimples. Every day pimple is growing and some pimples leaves the black marks. I had used Benzol Peroxide and Betnovate too They remove the pimples but not helpful in restricting growing new pimples. What I would do to stop growing new pimples.
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
For Pimples - Aclind Gel / Faceclin Gel / D?ACNE Plus gel for application twice daily over affected area. For Marks (spots) - DUCRAY Photo screen Depigment Cream / Demelan cream for application once in a week at night (very little on marks only).Face wash with Rejuglow Facewash/ Episoft OC Cleanser/ Saslic DS Wash. Tab. Limcee 500mg once daily for one month. Tab. Ascazin twice daily for one month. Combination peels can be performed by a dermatologist in order to improve pimples , marks and scars .Contact : Skin Aid Clinic Gurgaon , 9XXXXXX Blood Test- Serum Insulin Fasting & PP.
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FAQs

Q. Can Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet be stopped when my symptoms are gone?

No, Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet should be continued as advised by the doctor. If you experience any problems due to the consumption of Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet, consult the doctor for re-evaluation. Do not stop even you feel better. Stopping Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.

Q. Can the use of Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use ofBenzol 6mg/400mg Tablet 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 Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet 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 Benzol 6mg/400mg Tablet?

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
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