- PYRANTELUM. The medicinal product Pyrantelum 250mg / 5ml is an oral suspension apricot flavor. PYRANTELUM is a drug intended for use in children and adults in case of infection including round worm Ascaris human or threadworms.
active substance: pyrantel. 5ml of suspension contains pyrantel (as pyrantel pamoate) - 250mg and other components: sodium benzoate (E 211), carmellose sodium, sorbitol 70% (E 420), glycerol, aluminum-magnesium silicate, polysorbate 80, povidone, aroma, apricot, simethicone emulsion, citric acid monohydrate, sodium hydroxide, purified water.
The drug Pyrantelum 250mg / 5mL of the active ingredient, which affects the muscles pyrantel helminths (roundworms). When the parasites are immobilized, bowel movements result in their removal. The advantage of the application include pyrantel the fact that it does not cause irritation of the gut, and does not contribute to the movement of worms. Drug works at an early stage parasites and their mature form, but shows no action with respect to larvae during their migration in the tissue.
The medicinal product Pyrantelum 250mg / 5 ml oral suspension indicated for use in the infection of intestinal round worm: pinworm infection, Ascaris human hookworm duodenum, American hookworm. Designed for use in children and adults.
Additional information PYRANTELUM :
Keep out of reach of children, at room temperature. It is recommended to be used with caution in pediatric patients under 2 years of age, patients with impaired liver function, malnourished patients, patients with anemia (anemia). The drug contains sorbitol (5ml formulation contains sorbitol 3,06g 70%), which may have a mild laxative effect. People intolerant of certain sugars should report it to your doctor.
not be used in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug. Not used in the case of piperazine, and also for the treatment of myasthenia gravis (musculoskeletal disease). Not recommended for use in women during pregnancy and during lactation.
Side effects PYRANTELUM:
during the treatment may result in side effects: gastrointestinal disorders: nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, eating disorders, diarrhea, elevated liver enzymes; nervous system disorders: drowsiness or insomnia, headaches and dizziness; Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders: allergic rashes.
Use only as directed by your doctor. Taken orally during a meal or immediately after its completion. Shake before using. Before administration of the drug is not necessary to provide means for laxative. The dose for adults and children weighing more than 10 kg in case ascariasis: usually a single dose is effective, however, in the case of no improvement, the dose should be repeated after 2-3 weeks; in the case of the enterobiasis: to dose a dose of 11 mg per kg of body weight, the dose repeated after 2-3 weeks; hookworm infection in the case of the duodenum or the American hookworm: dose of 11 mg per kg of body weight administered once daily for 3 consecutive days. Detailed table with the dosage of the drug, depending on the body weight is on the leaflet. A metered dose is recommended to use the measuring cup provided in the package. In the case of enterobiasis it is recommended to carry out treatment in a patient's entire family, at the same time are reminded to observe the rules of hygiene.