Albenza, is used to treat different worm infestations.
Albenza comes in tablets to be taken by mouth. Read the instructions casrefully and strictly follow your intake schedule.
If you miss a dose take it as soon as you remember. However if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the Missed Dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.
Keep the product away heat, moisture and light. The temperature should be between 59–86F (15–30 C). Make sure children cannot reach it.
You may need a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment or you may not be able to take this drug
at all if you have kidney or liver infection or if you have gastrointestinal problems. Lariam interact with the following
products– phenytoin (Dilantin); tamoxifen (Nolvadex); tolbutamide (Orinase); torsemide (Demadex); fluvastatin (Lescol); a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin), heparin, ardeparin (Normiflo), dalteparin (Fragmin), danaparoid (Orgaran), enoxaparin (Lovenox), or tinzaparin (Innohep); (Activase), anistreplase (Eminase), dipyridamole
(Persantine), streptokinase (Kabikinase, Streptase), ticlopidine (Ticlid), and urokinase (Abbokinase). Patients taking the above mentioned drugs should consult a doctor concerning the dosage and possibility of Lariam usage.
Lariam may cause dizziness or lightheadedness. These effects may worsen if Lariam is taken with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Lariam Tablets with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you
know how you react to this drug. Do not eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while you take Lariam Tablets. Proper dental care is important while you are taking Lariam Tablets. Brush and floss your teeth and visit the dentist regularly. If your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen, contact your doctor. Lariam should be used only by
the patient for whom it has been prescribed. Do not take less or more or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.
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Possible Side Effects
Among the possible negative side effects are- severe neutropenia (low white blood cells), thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), hemorrhage (gastrointestinal hemorrhage and cerebral hemorrhage), headache, indigestion, flushing. Search medical help if any of these negative side effects do not ease off in several hours.
These are not all the side effects of Endep. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.