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Depar 50 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Depar Tablet

Depar Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Depar 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. Depar 50 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Depar Tablet works

Depar 50 mg Tablet is an antiparasitic medication. It works by suppressing the enzyme activity in the worm's muscle, causing its paralysis and death. This treats your infection.

Depar Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Depar 50 mg Tablet. You should avoid drinking alcohol, it can increase some of the side effects of levamisole.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Depar 50 mg 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
Depar 50 mg 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
Depar 50 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Depar 50 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Depar 50 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Depar 50 mg Tablet to treat a variety of parasitic worm infections.
  • It should be taken with food.
  • If you are unable to swallow the whole tablet, it may be crushed or chewed and swallowed with a full glass of water.
  • 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 Depar 50 mg Tablet.
  • Your doctor may monitor your blood counts and liver function before you start taking this medicine and regularly throughout your treatment.
  • Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Inform your doctor if you develop signs of infection.
  • Do not skip doses and finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may increase your risk of further infection.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Depar

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Sir/Madam, Kindly explain my abnormal test results.
Dr. Ila Jain Khandelwal
Pathologist
Dear Sir Thank you for sharing your reports with me. It shows the following important things: 1. Your lymphocyte count is marginally high which indicates some kind of viral infections. Your vitamin D level is low, for this you should take calcirol sachet in milk once a week for at least 6 weeks. Your vitamin B12 level is low, for this you can take tablet mecobal once a day for at least 2 months.
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it is used for treating various infections
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User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Depar illegal/ safe/ a stimulant/ gets you high?

Depar is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. It is not an illegal or a stimulant drug and it does not make you high

Q. How does Depar kill worms?

Depar kill the worms by causing paralysis to worm muscles

Q. What does Depar taste like?

Levasimole has a metallic taste.

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References
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Ornate Labs Private Limited, Bela Industrial Estate, Muzaffarpur-842005, Bihar, India
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Depar 50mg Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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