Vermox is an antihelmintic, or in ordinary language, antihelminthic drug. A list of intestinal parasites wide, Vermox is considered to be most effective when infection with ascarids, pinworms and vlasoglavami.
Drug can be used for adults and children 2 years of age. The drug is convenient because rarely requires long-term use. When pinworm infection (enterobiasis) enough to take Vermox one time, adults – 100 mg, children up to 12 years – not more than 50 mg. other infections.
When the drug is used for three days. Laxatives and other medicines are not required! Longer use is possible only under a doctor’s supervision! Typically, one treatment course Vermox is enough with careful personal hygiene, but to prevent through the week once again to take the drug. After treatment through the week, turn in a stool sample to verify the effectiveness of the measures taken.
Similar drug used to treat infections caused by worms: Albenza (Albendazol) more info.
Before use, carefully read the instructions for Vermox: Vermox drug there are contraindications! These include individual intolerance of the drug, diseases of the kidneys and liver. During pregnancy drug is not recommended; if necessary, use with caution under strict medical supervision. The same applies to the breast-feeding period.
As in the treatment of Vermox remnants of parasites and their waste are excreted through the liver and kidneys, it is advisable at this time to observe moderation in food and not to burden these organs with alcohol, greasy and spicy food.
In the treatment of drug Vermox possible discomfort in the stomach, nausea, headache, and sometimes dizziness. If there is an overdose, will help ordinary gastric lavage and activated charcoal.
Here’s some reviews of people taking Vermox.
Maria, a mother of two children, 4 and 7 years:
-We have in the entrance lives a cat. So when the youngest child was diagnosed with enterobiasis, I’m not really surprised. Gave one tablet of the drug Vermox both children at once. Also gave drug and cat (the vet contact time was not). Subsequent analyses showed that we have recovered, no problem.
Angelina, child 8 years of age:
-Found in the faeces of the baby worms. To the doctor did not, decided to be treated drug. The effect was not, the child is still lethargic, has a poor appetite. The pediatrician said to not self-medicate, it is necessary to pass tests to determine the exact cause of the disease.
Alexander, 47 years:
-Some time after visiting friends in the country, my wife began to feel unwell: stomach aches, nausea, do not want to have some lethargy throughout the body. Examination showed infection with Ascaris. The doctor prescribed drug twice a day for three days. It was enough to have our health has improved significantly.
As you can see from opinions – Vermox is an effective remedy for infection by many types of parasites. But its application does not tolerate initiative. The treatment will be effective only under medical supervision!