Medicine Overview of Zumin Cream
Uses of Zumin Cream
Zumin Cream is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
Side effects of Zumin Cream
Headache, Nausea, Fever, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.
How to use Zumin Cream
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
How Zumin Cream 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 Cream
Expert advice for Zumin Cream
- 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 Zumin Cream
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zumin Cream 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.
Zumin Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limit+more
ed human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Zumin Cream does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Zumin C+more
ream in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
Zumin Cream should be used with caution in patients with liv+more
er disease. Dose adjustment of Zumin Cream may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Zumin NA Cream
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