Active substance: Ivermectin
Before taking this medicine You should not use ivermectin if you are allergic to it.
To make sure ivermectin is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have: liver or kidney disease; or cancer, HIV or AIDS, or other conditions that can weaken your immune system.
It is not known whether ivermectin will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Ivermectin should not be given to a child who weighs less than 33 pounds 15 kg. How should I take ivermectin? Follow all directions on your prescription label.
Do not take ivermectin in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. The recommended dose of Stromectol for the treatment of onchocerciasis is a single oral dose based on weight 150 micrograms per kilogram of body weight.
Stromectol is available under the name Mectizanr in many regions of the world including Africa, Central and South America, the Middle East and others.
Onchocerciasis occurs very rarely in the U. Stromectol does not kill the adult Onchocerca parasites, and therefore repeated follow-up and retreatment is usually required.
Clinical Results Most of the 200 patients treated with Stromectol 64 to 100 percent in five clinical trials had their intestinal threadworm infection eradicated after one dose.Stromectol is a very effective anti-parasitic medicine which often cures intestinal i for infection with nondisseminated intestinal threadworm. Show More General Information Stromectol ivermectin has been approved as a treatment.
In these trials, Stromectol was generally well tolerated. Store this medicine at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
What happens if I miss a dose? If you are on a schedule, take the missed dose as soon as you remember.