Albendazole 200mg & 400mg Tabs / 4% pediatric susp.
Pharmacological Class: Imidazole anti-helminth
- Pin worm or Thread worm
- Whip worm
- Large round worms
- Tape worm
Dosage & Administration
- Adults & Children over 2 years: 400mg stat
- Incase of strongyloidiasis or taeniasis: 400mg OD * 3/7; if no cure, follow up after 3 weeks and give a second course.
- NB: chew or crush the tabs and mix with food. Oral bioavailabilty is enhanced when taken with a fatty meal.
- Pregnancy – in women 15 -40 years; – administer within 7 days of the start of normal menstruation.