Medicine Overview of Decee Syrup
Uses of Decee Syrup
Decee Syrup is used in the treatment of Parasitic worm infections and Filariasis.
Side effects of Decee Syrup
Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Hair loss, Fever, Vertigo.
How to use Decee Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Decee Syrup with food.
How Decee Syrup works
Diethylcarbamazine belongs to a class of medication called anti-helminthic. It can act against both the larval and adult forms of the parasitic worms that cause filariasis..
In Depth Information on Decee Syrup
Expert advice for Decee Syrup
Do not take diethylcarbamazine:
- If you have had a history of convulsions or epilepsy.
- If you have kidney or heart problems.
- If you are greater than 65 years of age.
- If you are breast-feeding or pregnant.
Special precautions for Decee Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Decee Syrup should be used with caution during lactation. B+more
reast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Decee Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decre+more
ase alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Decee Syrup in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.+more
Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney disease....
Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney disease.
Decee Syrup is safe to use in patients with liver disease. N+more
o dose adjustment of Decee Syrup is recommended....
Frequently asked questions for Decee 120mg/5ml Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Diethylcarbamazine
Decee is used to treat parasitic worm infection and filariasis (elephantiasis), a disfiguring disease in which swelling of arms, legs or other body parts may occur. It is used to treat Bancroft's filariasis, eosinophilic lung, loiasis and river blindness (onchocerciasis).
Decee belongs to a class of medicines known as anti-helminthics. It works by killing both the larval and adult forms of the parasitic worms that cause filariasis.
Decee is not an antibiotic. Decee belongs to a class of medicines known as anthelminthic agents.
Substitutes for Decee
No substitutes found for this medicine