Albenza Chewable is an antiparasitic drug used in the prevention and treatment of parasitic infections caused by tapeworms, pinworms, and hookworms. It contains the main active ingredient Albendazole, which is an antihelmintic agent. This effective tablet is manufactured by the growing pharmaceutical company, Amedra Pharms LLC. The available dosage of this pill is 400mg
Manufacturer: Amedra Pharms LLC
Active Ingredient: The main active ingredient is Albendazole in medicine. It is an antihelmintic agent in the treatment of echinococcosis, a parasitic worm that causes cysts in liver and lungs. The therapy of this medicine is commonly associated with mild and transient serum enzyme elevations.
The main component is a carbamate ester, which is recommended in the treatment of parasitic worm infestations. It plays the role of a tubulin modulator, a microtubule-destabilizing agent and an anthelminthic drug. It is a member of benzimidazoles.
Indications: The medication is approved for the treatment of Hydatid Disease and Echinococcosis caused by larva of dog tapeworm. It is also effective to treat neurocysticercosis caused by pork tapeworm infection.
Albenza Chewable is used the treatment of various infections such as enterobiasis caused by pinworm infection, strongyloidiasis caused by threadworm infection, ascariasis caused by roundworm infection, trichuriasis caused by whipworm infection, cutaneous larva migrans caused by hookworm infection of the skin, filariasis caused by filarial worm infection, and giardiasis is an intestinal infection in children caused by the giardia parasite.
Action Mechanism: This medication is indicated for treatment of infections caused by worms such as pork tapeworm and dog tapeworm. It works by restricting the growth of worms in the body. This chewable tablet acts to prevent newly hatched insect larvae of worms from growing or multiplying in the body to prevent the infection.
Dosages: The given medicine is an antiparasitic drug used to treat infection caused by various worms. Albenza Chewable is available in a dosage as follows:
- 400 mg: Medicine works best when consumed as prescribed in moderation and as recommended by the doctor
Note: This drug should be used with caution in people with a history of eye diseases such as retinal lesions due to the increased risk of retinal damage.