Mebex 500mg Tablet

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Cipla Ltd

Composition for Mebex 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections
16.05
₹16.05/Tablet
1 Tablet in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Mebex Tablet

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Uses of Mebex Tablet

Mebex 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
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Side effects of Mebex Tablet

Common

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

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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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Mebex 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mebex 500mg 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
Mebex 500mg 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
SAFE
Mebex 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Mebex 5
00mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Mebex 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mebex 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Gardenal 60mg Tablet, Spentoin 100mg Capsule

Patient Concerns

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.

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