Leva 150mg Tablet

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M D C Pharmaceuticals P Ltd

Composition for Leva 150mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections
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Alcohol
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₹13.0/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Leva Tablet

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Uses of Leva Tablet

Leva 150mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
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Side effects of Leva Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Leva 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 Leva 150mg Tablet with food.

How Leva Tablet works

Levamisole belongs to class of medicines called imidazothiazoles. It works by slowing the growth of cancer cells and spread in the body. It also kills the worms by causing paralysis to worm muscles..

In Depth Information on Leva Tablet

Expert advice for Leva Tablet

  • Do not receive live vaccines during treatment with levamisole.
  • Take precautions while using levamisole as it can lower your immunity. Avoid contact with people who have colds, the flu, or other contagious disease and also who have recently been vaccinated with a live vaccine.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking levamisole as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any one of the following serious side effects: difficulty breathing; swelling of the lips, tongue, or face; decreased bone marrow function, extreme fatigue, fever, chills, or signs of infection; confusion or loss of consciousness, memory loss, muscle weakness, numbness or tingling; seizure, speech disturbances).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Leva 150mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
You should avoid drinking alcohol, it can increase some of the side effects of levamisole.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Leva 150mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Leva 150mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Leva 150mg 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 Leva 15
0mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Leva 15
0mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Leva 150mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levamisole

Leva 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
Leva kill the worms by causing paralysis to worm muscles
Levasimole has a metallic taste.

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