Medicine Overview of Expent Tablet
Uses of Expent Tablet
Expent 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
Side effects of Expent Tablet
Headache, Dizziness, Nausea, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Fever, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.
How to use Expent 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Expent 250mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Expent Tablet 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 Tablet
Expert advice for Expent Tablet
• 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 Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Expent 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Expent 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Expent+more
250mg Tablet 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 Tablet
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.