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Nemocid Oral Suspension

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SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
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Overview

Introduction

Nemocid Oral Suspension is an anti-helminitic medication. It is used in the treatment of worm infections. It works by killing the worms that cause infection. The killed worms are then passed in the stool.

Nemocid Oral Suspension should be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It should be taken with food, preferably at a fixed time. Avoid skipping any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. Simply take the next dose as planned.

Some people may experience headache, dizziness, nausea, hair loss and vomiting, as the side effects of this medicine. Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. You may be monitored with blood tests and liver function tests throughout your treatment.

Uses of Nemocid Oral Suspension

  • Worm infections

Benefits of Nemocid Oral Suspension

In Worm infections

Nemocid Oral Suspension is an antibiotic medicine which helps treat parasitic worm infections. It works by killing the worms and stopping the further growth of parasites causing the infection. These killed worms are then passed out along with stools. This medicine usually makes you feel better quite quickly. However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed even when you feel better, to make sure that all parasites are killed and do not become resistant. This medicine is generally safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding, but you should ask your doctor.

Side effects of Nemocid Oral Suspension

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Nemocid

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

How to use Nemocid Oral 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. Nemocid Oral Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nemocid Oral Suspension works

Nemocid Oral Suspension is an antihelmintic medication. It works by binding to the muscle and nerve cells of worms, causing their paralysis. The worms are unable to move and are cleared naturally in stool.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Nemocid Oral Suspension. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Nemocid Oral Suspension during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Nemocid Oral Suspension is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Nemocid Oral Suspension may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Nemocid Oral Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Nemocid Oral Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Nemocid Oral Suspension to treat a variety of parasitic worm infections.
  • It should be taken with food.
  • If you are unable to swallow the whole tablet, it may be crushed or chewed and swallowed with a full glass of water.
  • It can be harmful to an unborn baby. Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Use birth control measures to prevent pregnancy while taking Nemocid Oral Suspension.
  • Your doctor may monitor your blood counts and liver function before you start taking this medicine and regularly throughout your treatment.
  • Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Inform your doctor if you develop signs of infection.
  • Do not skip doses and finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may increase your risk of further infection.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Pyrimidine derivative
Habit Forming
No

Patient Concerns

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I have tinea, ringworm, blepharitis on my face eyelids and thighs. I have tried many cream ointments lots of home remedies but it comes again and again.can it be cured plz suggst me any medicine or wt to do??
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
You need oral drugs for cure. Which can be given under supervision meanwhile apply onabet cream twice over ring worm
My ring worm not finished last 2 month what ido
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
visit a dermatologist for oral antifungals prescription
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FAQs

Q. Is Nemocid effective?

Nemocid is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Nemocid too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Q. Can the use of Nemocid cause dizziness?

Yes, Nemocid can make you feel dizzy. At the beginning of your treatment, do not drive, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities; until you know how this medicine affects you.

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Nemocid?

The use of Nemocid is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any other ingredients of this medicine, and if you are suffering from asthma. Tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions before taking the medicine.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Nemocid?

Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Nemocid?

If you forget a dose of Nemocid, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.

Q. Is Nemocid safe?

Nemocid is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

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References

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