Dicarb 100mg Tablet

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Inga Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Dicarb 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections, Filariasis
14.3
₹1.43/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Dicarb Tablet

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Uses of Dicarb Tablet

Dicarb 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Parasitic worm infections and Filariasis.
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Side effects of Dicarb Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Dicarb 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 Dicarb 100mg Tablet with food.

How Dicarb 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 Dicarb Tablet

Expert advice for Dicarb 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 Dicarb 100mg 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
CAUTION
Dicarb 100mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Dicarb 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Dicarb 100mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney disease.
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Liver
SAFE
Dicarb 100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver di
sease. No dose adjustment of Dicarb 100mg Tablet is recommended.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Dicarb 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Diethylcarbamazine

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

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