Zumin Capsule CR

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Raptakos Brett & Co Ltd

Composition for Zumin NA Capsule CR

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Primarily used for

Parasitic worm infections
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We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Zumin Capsule CR

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Uses of Zumin Capsule CR

Zumin Capsule CR is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
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Side effects of Zumin Capsule CR

Common

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

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How to use Zumin Capsule CR

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. Zumin Capsule CR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zumin Capsule CR 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 Zumin Capsule CR

Expert advice for Zumin Capsule CR

  • 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 Zumin Capsule CR
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zumin Capsule CR 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
Zumin Capsule CR 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
Zumin Capsule CR does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Zumin C
apsule CR in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zumin Capsule CR should be used with caution in patients wit
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zumin Capsule CR 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
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zumin NA Capsule CR

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
Zumin is effective against tapeworms, roundworms, pinworms
Yes. Zumin causing diarrhea is uncommon.Consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.

Substitutes for Zumin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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