Vermox: instructions for use for children, composition, analogues
Vermox: instructions for use
Treatment by yourself can be harmful to your health.
It is necessary to consult a doctor and read the instructions before using.
Active substance: 1 tablet contains 10O gig of mebendazole;
Auxiliary substances: microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate (type A), talc, corn starch, sodium saccharine, magnesium stearate, cotton hydrogenated oil, orange flavor, colloidal anhydrous silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, orange-yellow S (E 110).
Circular flat pale orange tablets with beveled edges, separated by a half notch with “Me/100” on one side and “Janssen* on the other.
Mebendazole is a broad-spectrum antihelminthic agent that prevents the formation of cellular tubulin in helminthes, thus disrupting glucose utilization and digestive functions of helminthes, leading to the autolysis of the parasite.
Vermox®* is active with respect to helminthiasis caused by Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm).
Trichuiis trichiura (wet-eyed), Ascaris iumbricoides (big round worm), Ancyiostoma duodenale (ankilostoma), Necator americanus (nematode or crooked head), Strongyloides stercoralis (round worm), Taenia spp. (tapeworm) or a combination thereof.
After ingestion about 20% of the dose reaches systemic blood flow due to incomplete absorption and extensive presystemic metabolism (the “first pass” effect) – Maximum plasma concentration is achieved in 2-4 hours after application. Simultaneous use of the drug with high-calorie food leads to a slight increase in bioavailability of mebendazole. Distribution. 90-95 °A> doses of the drug bind to plasma proteins.
Metabolism. After ingestion, mebendazole is metabolized mainly in the liver. The plasma concentration of its main metabolites is significantly higher than that of mebendazole.
Disturbances in liver function, metabolic disorders or bile excretion can lead to an increase in the plasma level of mebendazole. excretion.
Mebendazole, conjugated forms of mebendazole and its metabolites are partially subjected to enterohepatic recirculation and excreted with urine and bile. Half-life after ingestion in most patients is 3-6 hours.
Treatment of invasions such as enterobiasis, ascariasis, ankylostomosis, strongyloidosis, trichocephalea, shade, necatodiasis, mixed helminthiasis.
Vermox® is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to mebendazole or any other auxiliary substance.
Wormox®* is contraindicated during pregnancy.
Pregnancy and lactation period
Because Vermox® is contraindicated in pregnancy, pregnant women or those who suspect pregnancy should not use the drug. It is not known if mebendazole with breast milk is excreted, so breastfeeding is not recommended when using Vermox*.
Method of administration and dosage
– 1 tablet (100 mg) of the drug is administered once in enterobiasis to adults and children over 2 years of age. In order to prevent re-infestation, it is necessary to repeat taking 1 tablet (SW mg) of the drug after 2 or 4 weeks.
– In case of ascariasis, trichocephalus, and neither silt nor osseum osseum or their combinations, adults and children over 2 years of age should be prescribed 1 tablet (100 mg) twice a day (in the morning and in the evening) for 3 days.
– In case of shade and strongylondosis, adults are recommended to take 2 tablets (200 mg twice a day (in the morning and evening) for the duration of one day; children over 2 years old are prescribed 1 tablet (100 mg) twice a day (in the morning and in the evening) for 3 days.
The undesirable reactions that have been observed are classified as follows: very frequent (2: 1/10), frequent (and 1/100 to < 1/10), infrequent (2> 1/1000 to < 1/100), rare (£ 1/10000 < 1/1000). very rare (< 1/10000 including individual messages).
Blood and lymphatic system disorders: very rare – neutropenia.
very rare – hypersensitivity, including anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions.
Central nervous system:
very rarely seizures, dizziness.
Gastrointestinal tract: infrequent abdominal discomfort, diarrhoea, meteorism.
very rarely – hepatitis, increased activity
Komi and its appendages: infrequent rash;
very rare – toxic epidermal necrolysis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, exanthema, angioedema, urticaria, alopecia, itching.
Patients who used higher than recommended doses or were treated for a long time rarely had alopecia, reversible liver dysfunction, hepatitis, agranulocytosis, neutropenia, and glomerulonephritis.
These adverse reactions, with the exception of agranulocytosis and glomerulonephritis, were also observed in patients who used mebendazole at standard dosage (see section “Side reactions*”). Symptoms.
Altered overdose may cause abdominal spastic pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.
Treatment. No specific antidote. Immediately after ingestion of mebendazole, the stomach can be rinsed. If it's justified, you can prescribe an activated carbon.
Interaction with other drugs
Single use with cimetidine may lead to an increase in the effect of Vermox by inhibiting its metabolism in the liver and increasing the concentration of mebendazole in plasma. In this case, it is recommended to determine the concentration of mebendazole in plasma to correct the dose. Simultaneous use of mebendazole and metronidazole should be avoided (see section “Application details”).
Properties of use
In the case of the drug administration there is no need to prescribe a diet or use laxatives.
The results of clinical studies indicate a possible link between the use of mebendazole and metronidazole and the appearance of Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis. Mebendazole and metronidazole should be avoided at the same time.
There are currently no messages. It is recommended to be especially cautious when driving motor vehicles or working with other mechanisms, taking into account the possibility of undesirable reactions from the nervous system.
6 tablets in a blister, one blister in a carton pack.
Store out of reach of children at temperatures between 15 “C and 30 ° C.
Vermox analogues, synonyms and group drugs
Treatment can be harmful to your health.
You should consult your doctor and read the instructions before using.
Vermox – instructions for use
Galina Sorochan – gastroenterologist, ultrasound doctor at Yanko Medical multi-disciplinary medical center, participant of international conferences, congresses, seminars on gastroenterology and internal diseases. Expert and author of articles on gastroenterology and hepatology therapy.
Prevent or get rid of worm invasion easily with the help of Vermox product with instructions for use. The drug with a wide antihelminthic spectrum is effective and safe for children, adults and pets. We suggest that you read the official instructions for the use of Vermox, prices and real-life feedback on the drug.
Vermox – instructions for use in children
The instructions for the use of Vermox in children for prevention and treatment from 2 years of age indicate the active substance – a derivative of benzimidazole. It blocks the carbohydrate metabolism of parenchymatous, intestinal and muscle parasites (ascardium, trichinellum, strongyloid, pinworms, waterlocks, etc.). The greatest efficiency is observed in the case of pinworms and water voids.
- from 2 to 5 years – 25 mg;
- from 5 to 10 years – 50 mg;
- from 10 years – 100 mg.
Vermox – instructions for use for children – price
Vermox tablets 100 mg – the only drug form in our country from the manufacturer Gedeon Richter from Hungary. Sold blister of 6 tablets Vermox with instructions for use for prevention at a price of 95-120 rubles. The cheapest way to buy Vermox is at the wholesale price pharmacy chain “REDapteka”.
Vermox – instructions for use for children – reviews
Marina Mikhailova, 36 years old, mother of 3 children: “The whole vacation with children bathed in the sea, lay on the sand, ate fruit. At home, the guys started complaining that “the butt itches at night.” The tests showed the oysters. The doctor prescribed the children to use Vermox according to the instructions, the price and result are worthy of positive reviews”.
Eugenia, 22 years old, Angelina's mother: “The daughter's only three years old, and we've been assigned a Vermox. Read the reviews, price and instructions for use Vermox compared with other analogues. The information has calmed down. Cured helminthiasis and now we're growing healthy.”
Vermox – Adult instructions for use
For the treatment of helminthiasis and for prophylaxis in adults, Vermox is used as directed. The drug's active ingredient accumulates in the liver and fatty tissue, penetrates into breast milk and through the placental barrier.
During treatment, alcohol is not consumed and fatty foods are restricted.
Check out! You can't use the product for lactating, pregnant, and also for patients with intestinal ulcer-inflammatory disease, liver pathologies.
Vermox – instructions for use by adults – dosage
Relsewhere on the radar website, the instructions for use of Vermox indicate the dosage of the active ingredient for different types of parasites:
Pasite Dose for adults Ostriches One time 100 mg, if necessary – another 100 mg in a month Ascarids, vlasoglava, flat and round worms Three days in the morning and evening, 100 mg each Trikhinella First three days – 200-400 mg three times a day, next week – 400-500 mg three times a day Ehinococcus The first three days – 500 mg in the morning and evening, the next three days – 500 mg three times a day
Finished treatment, give feces on eggs worm in a week. If the sample is negative, the treatment was successful.
Vermox tablets – instructions for use
Vermox tablets for the prevention and treatment of worm invasion are used as directed. If one of the family members is ill, everyone is treated, including children, pets. There's a dosage for different types of parasites.
Vermox tablets – instructions for use by adults
When using Vermox as instructed by adults for treatment, they take into account the specifics of interaction of the tablets with other drugs. The drug increases insulin sensitivity in diabetics. Blockers of histamine receptors increase the concentration of Vermox in the blood, and drugs for epilepsy – lower. The correspondence of the active ingredient to the quantity of tablets is shown in the table below:
Active substance, mg Tables, pieces 100 1 200 2 300 3 400 4 500 5
The tablet is taken an hour after a meal and is taken with water. Possible side effects:
- blood in urine.
Attention! If the dose is exceeded, give the victim 2 liters of water and cause vomiting by pressing the root of the tongue.
Vermox tablets – instructions for use and price
In domestic pharmacies 95-120 rubles for 6 pieces of 100 mg each – average price of Vermox tablets with instructions for use.
Consumer feedback on the drug – Andrei Gennadyevich, 52, owner of the terrier: “My nimble dog tries to try everything on the walk. I regularly give him a veterinary drug and do not forget about my health once a year.
Feeling good from Vermox, the stomach does not hurt, the liver does not bother. The price of the Vermox allows you to use it regularly without sacrificing your budget”.
Vermox 100 – instructions for use
Vermox 100 mg tablets with instructions for use – the only form of the drug available in our country. The number of Vermox doses of 100 mg depending on age and diagnosis is presented in table:
Pasite Table 100 mg per treatment course for 2-10 years Table number. 100 mg per treatment course for 11-17 years Table number. 100 mg per treatment course for 18 years and over Ostriches 1 2 2 td>Ascarids, vlasoglava, flat and round worms 3 6 6 Trihinella 30 60-90 100-140 Echinococcus 18 36-54 75
Using the data in the table and the instructions for using Vermox, it is easy to compare the price of the treatment with the analogues of the drug.
Vermox 100 – instructions for use in children
Vermox with instructions for use in domestic pharmacies is represented by white flat tablets with 100 mg of active ingredient. Vermox children are assigned 100 mg according to the scheme:
Pasite 2-10 years 11-17 years Ostriches Double half of the table., Repeat after 2 weeks Double time 1 table, Repetition in 2 weeks Ascarids, with flat and round worms 1/2 table. morning and evening for 3 days 1 table in the morning and evening for 3 days Trihinella 1 table 3 p. per day for 10 days 2-3 tablets 3 p. per day for 10 days Ehinococcus One tablet three times a day for 6 days 2-3 tablets three times a day for 6 days
They take the medicine inside, drinking water. Long-term use of the control of blood, liver and kidney function. You can't eat fat, drink laxatives.
Vermox 500 – instructions for use
The Belgian pharmaceutical concern Janssen-Cilag Ltd manufactures Vermox in a dosage of 500 mg. Used in children from 10 years old and adults on a single tablet once.
If necessary, repeat the reception after 3-4 weeks. Patient is monitored for 3 months – they take a blood test, take a blood poop.
According to feedback, Vermox with instructions for use at the same price as its analogues, has a high therapeutic effect.
Vermox Suspension – Instructions for use
The preparation in the form of an adult suspension containing 100 mg of active ingredient per 5 ml is produced by the Belgian company Janssen-Cilag Ltd. However, the suspension is not available in our country.
In the official Vermox application manual, there is evidence that the tablets are easily soluble in water.
If you need a liquid form of medicine, such as dysphagia, you can dissolve the right amount of tablets in 50-100 ml of boiling water.
Vermox suspension – instructions for use in children
Vermox suspension with instructions for use in the prevention and treatment of children is produced by Janssen-Cilag Ltd, contains 20 mg of active ingredient in 1 ml. However, in domestic pharmacies there is no such medicine.
Accessible helminthic children's liquid helminthic drug – suspension Vormil. Drink the suspension together with a meal, stirring in 100 ml of warm water. Since two years of age, 1-2 teaspoons of the Wormix suspension are given twice a day.
Treatment lasts 3-5 days.
Vermox syrup – instructions for use in children
Vermox drug release with instructions for use in the syrup is not in place. Having a desire to treat helminthiasis in a child with syrup, use the herbal remedy Helmonet. Children from 3 years old are given 1-2 teaspoons of Helmonet syrup per day.
Treatment course – 2-3 weeks. Effective and inexpensive syrup from worms – Pyrantel. Used in ascariasis, ankylostomatosis, enterobiasis, trichocephalesis and necatorosis.
Pyrantel should be taken for 2-3 days each:
- 2.5-5 ml for children under 12 years of age;
- 5-10 ml for children over 12 years of age.
Vermox Candles – instructions for use
Vermox is not available in rectal suppositories. Wormholes in suppositories:
- Nigella Sativa is approved for children as young as 6 years of age.
- Confetan is safe for patients of all ages. Perhaps individual intolerance to the components of the drug.
- HelmaVitol with a natural composition destroy parasites and do not violate the intestinal microflora.
- It is suitable for children from 2 years of age and can cause nausea, heartburn, excessive gas production.
The existing candles help only from intestinal helminths – oysters, ascarids, nematodes. Insert candles for the night after the toilet or cleaning enema. In addition to removing worms, they heal the rectal mucosa. Nigella Sativa's candles, Confetan's candles are used even in pregnant and lactating women.
Vermox droplets – instructions for use
Vermox droplets are not produced. Drops have a similar effect:
- Intoxic in the body destroys pathogenic microflora, including parasites. Children 3-6 years old are prescribed 5 drops three times a day after a meal for 10 days, from 6 to 12 years – 10 drops 3 times a day for 3 weeks, adults – for a month, 20 drops three times a day. The cost of the preparation is 1200-1500 rubles.
- Antiglist Forte is suitable for children and adults, does not contain chemical additives. Dilute the product in 50 ml of water and take it for a month before bedtime. Dosage for adults – 6-10 drops per day, for children – half as much
- Bakteforth has no contraindications and is allowed to children from an early age. Take 20 drops of the medicine diluted in 1/2 cups of water for 21 days.
Vermox for dogs – instructions for use
Vermox for dogs is not very suitable, it is a human product. If there is no other medicine, the dose is 15-20 mg per kg of animal weight. Dissolve bitter tablets with water, fill them into a syringe (without needle), clamp the mouth, insert them in the side and squeeze out the contents. You can pack a powder-coated tablet in a meatball and feed it.
Pay attention! You can't Vermox a puppy or lactating dog, puppies up to six months old, weak, sick dogs. Observe the dosage, as overdose may cause kidney or liver failure. Refer to the vetirinar if the animal has:
- vomiting (white flake foam);
- strong thirst.
Vermox – instructions for use and price
Average cost of the drug is 100 rubles per 6 tablets, you can calculate how much it will cost for a family of 4 – parents, a child under 10 and a teenager.
Type of worms Partners Baby from 11 years Baby up to 10 years Total Ostriches by 2 2 1 7 pcs. about 200 roubles Ascarids, having vlasoglava, nematodes by 6 6 3 21 pcs. about 400 rubles. Trikhinella at 100 60 30 290 pcs. about 4900 rub. Ehinococcus at 75 36 18 204 pcs. about 3400 rub.
Costs of a family of 4 people will be from 200 to 4900 rubles for the course of treatment.
Vermox – instructions for use and analogues
Analogical anti-white drugs are:
Each helminthic drug has specific dosage, application and contraindication features. The physician will be able to assess which Vermox analogue is suitable for the particular case by the results of the tests and examination of the patient.
Vermox – instructions for use and feedback
Physician feedback on Vermox with instructions for use are generally positive. Klavdia Sergeevna, gastroenterologist: “Patients often complain of abdominal pain, muscle pain and weakness. I'm sending it over for blood tests, stools, ultrasounds. If you've found any oysters or ascarids, I'm assigning Vermox. Vadim Borisovich, a therapist, says: “Now people travel a lot in Asia and Africa, and besides impressions they bring in exotic helminths. I recommend to use for treatment and prevention according to the instructions of Vermox, feedback from colleagues, my experience shows high efficacy of the drug”.
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Tablets white or almost white, flat-cylindrical, chamfered, with “VERMOX” on one side and rice on the other, with a slight characteristic odor.
Auxiliaries: sodium lauryl sulfate, silicon colloidal dioxide, magnesium stearate, sodium saccharinate, talcum, corn starch, lactose monohydrate.
6 pcs. – blisters (1) – cardboard packs.
Antihelminthic broad-spectrum drug. Nai more effective in Enterobius vermicularis, Trichuris trichiura, Ascaris lumbricoides, Ancylostoma duodenale, Necator americanus, Strongyloides stercoralis, Taenia spp, Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, Trichinella spiralis, Trichinella nativa, Trichinella nelsoni.
Cause irreversible disposition of glucose, deplete glycogen reserves in helminthes tissues, inhibit cellular tubulin synthesis and inhibit ATF.
– ankilostomidosis (ankilostomosis, necathorosis);
– teniosis (both monoinvasive and mixed gastrointestinal helminthiasis);
– echinococcosis (if surgical treatment is not possible).
Inside with little water. Pills can be chewed or swallowed in their entirety. For young children, a pill must be ground before use.
It is recommended that all family members be treated at the same time. No special measures such as diet or laxatives are required during treatment.
Adults and children over 3 years of age
Pri Enterobiasis – once every 100 mg (1 Tab.). As Enterobius vermicularis reinfection is very common, it is recommended to repeat the treatment after 2-4 weeks.
Pri Ascaridosis, trichocephalosis, ankilostomosis, necathorosis and mixed helminthiasis adults and patients over 3 years of age (regardless of body weight and age) – 200 mg/day (1 Tab. in the morning and 1 table in the evening ); treatment course 3 days.
Pri teniosis, strongyloidosisadults – 400 mg/day (2 table in the morning and 2 table in the evening); treatment course 3 days. Children over 3 years old 200 mg/day (1 table in the morning and 1 table in the evening); treatment course 3 days.
Adults and children over 14 years
Pri Echinococcosis in the first 3 days – 500 mg 2 times a day, in the following 3 days the dose is increased up to 500 mg 3 times a day; further the dose is increased up to 1000 -1500 mg 3 times a day. The average duration of treatment for Echinococcus granulosus induced by Echinococcus granulosus is 4-6 weeks, caused by Echinococcus multilocularis – up to 2 years.
Pri trichinellosis – on the 1st day by 200-300 mg 3 times a day, on the 2nd day by 200-300 mg 4 times a day, and from the 3rd to the 14th day by 500 mg 3 times a day.
Immunosensitivity reactions on the immune system side:Anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions type.
HIV system side: neutropenia.
Gastrointestinal tract side: nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort, diarrhoea.
Liver and biliary tract sides:Liver transaminases, alkaline phosphatase, hepatitis (when used in high doses for a long time) increased activity.
Side of skin and subcutaneous tissue: urticaria, angioedema, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, exanthema
You should consult your doctor and read the instructions before using.