Medicine Overview of Expent Suspension
Uses of Expent Suspension
Expent 250mg Suspension is used in the treatment of Parasitic worm infections.
Side effects of Expent Suspension
Headache, Dizziness, Nausea, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Fever, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.
How to use Expent Suspension
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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Expent 250mg Suspension at a fixed time.
How Expent Suspension works
Pyrantel pamoate belongs to a class of drugs called anthelmintic. It works by causing paralysis of worms thereby expelling them out of the body.
In Depth Information on Expent Suspension
Expert advice for Expent Suspension
• Exercise caution if you have a history of liver disease. • Take precautions if you suffer from severe malnutrition or anemia. • Take extra care to prevent the spread of infections to other family members by following hygiene practices. • Do not drive, operate machinery as pyrantel pamoate may cause dizziness. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be administered to patients who are allergic to pyrantel pamoate or any of its ingredients.
Special precautions for Expent 250mg Suspension
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Expent 250mg Suspension is safe to use during lactation. Hu+more
man studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Expent 250mg Suspension may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir+more
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
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250mg Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Expent 250mg Suspension
Frequently asked questions for Pyrantel Pamoate
Expent is safe and effective at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is pyrantel pamoate the same as ivermectin?
Pyrantel pamoate and ivermectin are used to treat worms but they belong to different chemical classes. Pyrantel pamoate is effective against hookworms and roundworms whereas ivermectin treats river blindness
Expent is not a sulfa drug.