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DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

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Composition for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

Diethylcarbamazine(50 mg)

food interaction for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

alcohol interaction for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

pregnancy interaction for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

lactation interaction for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Diethylcarbamazine 50mg tablet with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

Diethylcarbamazine(50 mg)

Uses

Diethylcarbamazine 50mg tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections and filariasis.

How it works

Diethylcarbamazine 50mg tablet 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.

Common side effects

Increased sensitivity to light, Rash, Blood in urine, Blurred vision, Convulsion, Decreased blood pressure, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Shortness of breath, Eye swelling, Eye irritation, Headache, Itching, Limb swelling, Muscle pain, Joint pain, Chest pain, Nausea, Stomach pain, Vertigo, Vomiting, Watery eyes, Weakness, Fatigue

SUBSTITUTES for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

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Expert advice for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG 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.

Frequently asked questions for DIETHYLCARBAMAZINE 50MG TABLET

Diethylcarbamazine

Q.What is diethylcarbamazine used for?
Diethylcarbamazine is used to treat filariasis (elephantiasis), a disfiguring disease in which swelling of arms, legs or other body parts may occur. It is also used for topical eosinophilia, African eye worm or river blindness

Q.How does diethylcarbamazine work?
Diethylcarbamazine belongs to a class of medication call anti-helmintics. It can act against both the larval and adult forms of the parasitic worms that cause filariasis

Q.Is diethylcarbamazine an antibiotic?
Diethylcarbamazine is not an antibiotic. It is an anti-helmintics

Q.Is it effective?
It is effective only if used for an indication and a dose prescribed by your doctor.

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Content on this page was last updated on 11 June, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)