Medicine Overview of Mebex Tablet
Uses of Mebex Tablet
Mebex 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
Side effects of Mebex Tablet
Headache, Nausea, Fever, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.
How to use Mebex 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 Mebex 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Mebex Tablet works
Mebendazole belongs to a class of medicines called as anti-helmintics. It acts by inhibiting glucose uptake by larvae and adult helminthes; thereby killing them..
In Depth Information on Mebex Tablet
Expert advice for Mebex Tablet
- Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
- Avoid taking mebendazole If you are suffering from any brain disorder.
- Take special precaution while taking mebendazole if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
- This medicine is not recommended for children less than 2 years old.
Special precautions for Mebex 500mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mebex 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Mebex 500mg 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....
Mebex 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Mebex 5+more
00mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
Mebex 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mebex 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Gardenal 60mg Tablet, Spentoin 100mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Mebex 500mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Mebendazole
Q. Does alcohol affect mebendazole?
The effect of alcohol on mebendazole is not known. However, it is advisable not to consume alcohol while taking mebendazole. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Mebex is effective against tapeworms, roundworms, pinworms
Yes. Mebex causing diarrhea is uncommon.Consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.
User Submitted Feedback For Mebex 500mg Tablet
What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
No Side Effect
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What are you using this medicine for?
Parasitic worm infections
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Substitutes for Mebex Tablet
Sta 500mg Tablet
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