Decet 150mg Tablet

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Composition for Decet 150mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections, Filariasis
6.66
₹0.67/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Decet Tablet

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Uses of Decet Tablet

Decet 150mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections and filariasis.
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Side effects of Decet Tablet

Common

Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Hair loss, Fever, Vertigo.

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How to use Decet 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. It is better to take Decet 150mg Tablet with food.

How Decet Tablet 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 Decet Tablet

Expert advice for Decet Tablet

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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Decet 150mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Decet 150mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Decet 150mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Decet 1
50mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Decet 1
50mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Decet 150mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Diethylcarbamazine

Decet 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).
Decet 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.
Decet is not an antibiotic. Decet belongs to a class of medicines known as anthelminthic agents.

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