August 11 2020

MEBENDAZOLE

List of brands containing mebendazole   

This page contains a list of brands of authorized pharmaceutical specialties of the active ingredient mebendazole in the countries listed below:

Australia] [ Brazil] [ Canada] [ France] [ Germany] [ India] [ Italy] [ Japan] [ Korea] [ Mexico] [ Puerto Rico] [ Spain] [ Turkey] [ United Kingdom] [ U.S.A]

Given the nature of the pharmaceutical market, some specialties may be unavailable, have been removed from the pharmaceutical market or have changed their name. So that, in no case can take decisions based on the information contained in the page. MEDIZZINE is not responsible for any damage arising from the information provided, which may be incomplete or outdated.

Indications and usage     

Mebendazole belongs to the group of anti-parasitic drugs. It is a broad spectrum anthelmintic, having a larvicidal and ovicidal action. Its digestive absorption is low (between 5 and 10%), but enough to have larvicidal action. This low level of absorption favors its clinical tolerance.

Mebendazole is indicated for the treatment of intestinal parasites, both simple and mixed: Oxyuriasis, Ascariasis, Trichuriasis, and Anquilomiasis.

Medizzine recommends you consulting the doctor if you don't know why has prescribed mebendazole.

Other ingredients of available commercial presentations:

In addition to mebendazole, this medicine contains microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, talc, corn starch, sodium saccharin, magnesium stearate, colloidal silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, orange essence and orange yellow sunset (E-110). The formulation in suspension (100 mg = 5 ml) contains 500 mg of sucrose per 5 ml.

Warning:

The composition of the various presentations may vary from one country to another. We recommend you consult the information provided by your local supplier.

Additional information     

The suspension contains 500 mg of sucrose per 5 ml, which should be taken into account in diabetics or sugar intolerant patients. You should tell this fact to your doctor..

This drug in tablets contains yellow-orange sunset (E-110) as an excipient. It can cause allergic reactions, including asthma, particularly in patients allergic to acetylsalicylic acid.

Before taking the drug     

Do not use mebendazole

If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substance mebendazole or any of the other ingredients of the medicinal product prescribed to you. If you think you may be allergic, ask your doctor.

Allergy symptoms may include:

- Asthma attacks with shortness of breath, audible wheezing or rapid breathing.
- More or less sudden swelling of the face, lips, tongue or elsewhere in the body. It is especially critical if it affects the vocal cords.
- Hives, itching, rash
- Anaphylactic shock (loss of consciousness, paleness, sweating, etc.).

Taking other medicines

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including herbal products or drugs obtained without a prescription. It is important, especially:

Simultaneous administration with cimetidine can inhibit the metabolism of mebendazole in the liver, whereby the plasma drug concentrations are increased, especially during prolonged treatment, in this case, it is recommended to determine plasma levels of mebendazole in order to properly adjust the dose.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.

Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medicine only for you. Never give it to someone else.

Special physiological situations

Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine during pregnancy or lactation.

Pregnancy and lactation:

Mebendazole should not be used during pregnancy

Children:

There is no sufficient clinical experience on mebendazole in children under 1 year. Very rarely, have been reported cases of seizures in patients of this age group; For this reason, only may be reasonable to administer mebendazole to these patients when parasitic infection significantly interferes with their nutritional status and physical development.

Driving and using machines

It is not known any interference with driving or operating machinery.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.

How to use mebendazole     

Follow carefully the instructions of use of mebendazole provided by your doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist when in doubt. Follow the instructions of the physician in preference to those given on this website, which may be different. Ask your doctor to explain any aspect that you do not understand, contained in the instruction leaflet that comes with the medicine.

Oxyuriasis:

A single dose of 100 mg (1 capsule or 5 ml of suspension). Should be taken measures to prevent reinfection. It is recommended to simultaneously treat all family members.

Ascariasis, Trichuriasis, Hookworm or mixed Infections:

Two tablets or 10 ml suspension a day, in two doses, morning and evening, for three consecutive days. If the parasitic disease has not disappeared within three weeks, it is recommended to repeat treatment.

If you think that the effect of the medicine is too strong or too weak, consult your doctor.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

While you take mebendazole     

If a doctor prescribes another medicine, tell you are taking mebendazole.

Check with your doctor regularly developments of disorder that motivate the use of mebendazole. Maybe there is some reason that prevented you properly receive the indicated doses and induce your doctor to erroneous conclusions about treatment.

Do not restart treatment with mebendazole at your own risk without first talking to your doctor, nor encourage its use by another person, even if have the same symptoms you have. Nor is it advisable to interrupt or reduce the dose without considering the opinion of your doctor.

If you feel unwell during treatment with mebendazole, immediately consult your doctor.

If you use more medicine than you should

In the case of overdose or accidental ingestion, consult the Toxicology Information Service of your country. In the case of accidental overdose may occur abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.

Although the maximum recommended treatment duration is limited to three days, in patients treated with massive doses for periods of time long, ccasionally have been reported reversible changes in liver function, hepatitis, and neutropenia.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Side Effects of mebendazole     

Like all medicines, mebendazole can cause side effects although not everybody gets them.

The frequency of side effects is classified into:

Very common: affect 1 out of 1-10 patients
Common: affect 1 out of 10-100 patients
Uncommon: affect 1 out of 100-1.000 patients
Rare: affect 1 out of 1.000-10.000 patients
Very Rare: affect less than 1 in 10,000 patients
Incidence not known: Can not be established the true incidence from the available data

Sometimes there may occur abdominal pain or diarrhea, associated to a massive expulsion of parasites.

Rarely, have been reported hypersensitivity reactions such as rash, urticaria, and angioedema.

This list does not include all adverse reactions associated with the use of mebendazole, both well established as those that are under consideration or confirmation. In case you feel unwell, should immediately consult with the doctor who prescribed this medicine.

If you notice any side effects not listed in this website or in the leaflet accompanying the package, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

If any of the side effects gets serious, tell your doctor or pharmacist.

List of brands containing mebendazole     

This page contains a list of brands of authorized pharmaceutical specialties of the active ingredient mebendazole in the countries listed below:

Australia] [ Brazil] [ Canada] [ France] [ Germany] [ India] [ Italy] [ Japan] [ Korea] [ Mexico] [ Puerto Rico] [ Spain] [ Turkey] [ United Kingdom] [ U.S.A]

Given the nature of the pharmaceutical market, some specialties may be unavailable, have been removed from the pharmaceutical market or have changed their name. So that, in no case can take decisions based on the information contained in this page. MEDIZZINE is not responsible for any damage arising from the information provided, which may be incomplete or outdated.

Warning:

With exceptions expressly indicated, these lists do not include associations of the active ingredient with other drugs or clinical use containers.

Australia:     

AMCAL WORM TREATMENT 100 mg, chewable tablets
APOHEALTH WORM TREATMENT 100 mg, chewable tablets
CHEMISTS' OWN DE WORM 100 mg, chewable tablets
CHEMMART WORMING 100 mg, tablets
CHEMMART WORMING 100 mg, chewable tablets
CIPLA WORMAWAY 100 mg, chewable tablets
COMBANTRIN-1 WITH MEBENDAZOLE 100 mg, tablets
COMBANTRIN-1 WITH MEBENDAZOLE CHOCOLATE SQUARES 100 mg, block sachets
GUARDIAN WORM TREATMENT TABLETS mebendazole 100mg chewable tablet… PHARMACIST WORMRID 100 mg, chewable tablets
PHARMACY ACTION WORM TREATMENT 100 mg, chewable tablets
PHARMACY CARE WORM TREATMENT 100 mg, chewable tablets
PHARMACY CHOICE WORMING 100 mg, tablets
PHARMACY HEALTH WORM TREATMENT 100 mg, chewable tablets
PRICELINE WORM TREATMENT mebendazole 100 mg, chewable tablets
RID-WORM 100 mg, tablets
TERRY WHITE CHEMIST WORMING 100 mg, tablets
TRUST DEWORM 100 mg, chewable tablets
VERMOX 20 mg/mL, oral liquid
VERMOX CHOC CHEWS 100 mg, chewable tablets
VERMOX 100 mg tablets

Brazil:     

DUCTELMIN 100 mg, tablets
DUCTELMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
LICOR DE CACAU 100 mg, tablets
LICOR DE CACAU 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
LICOR DE CACAU 500 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL PRATI-DONADUZZI 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL EMS 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL CIMED 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL TEUTO 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL ABBOTT 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL NEO QUIMICA 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL CRISTALIA 100 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL CRISTALIA 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL TEUTO 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL NEO QUIMICA 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL MARIOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL GEOLAB 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL CIFARMA 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL CIMED 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL ABBOTT 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL BIOSINTETICA 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL MEDLEY 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL PRATI-DONADUZZI 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL MEDLEY 500 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL CIFARMA 500 mg, tablets
MEBENDAZOL GERMED 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDAZOL EMS 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBIOZOL 100 mg, tablets
MEBIOZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MENBEL 100 mg, tablets
MENBEL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MULTIELMIN 100 mg, tablets
MULTIELMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
NECAMIN 100 mg, tablets
NECAMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
NEO MEBEND 100 mg, tablets
NEO MEBEND 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
PANTELMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
PANTELMIN 500 mg, tablets
SIRBEN 100 mg, tablets
SIRBEN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
TROTIL 100 mg, tablets
TROTIL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMIBEN 100 mg, tablets
VERMIBEN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMOPLEX 100 mg, tablets
VERMOPLEX 20 mg/ml, oral suspension

Canada:     

VERMOX 100 mg, tablets

France:     

N/A

Germany:     

SURFONT 100 mg, tablets
VERMOX 100 mg, tablets
VERMOX FORTE 500 mg, tablets

India:     

EBEN 100 mg, tablets
EBEN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
ELMIN 100 mg, tablets
ELMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
HELMINTOL 100 mg, tablets
HELMINTOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
IDIBEND 100 mg, tablets
IDIBEND 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
KIT KAT 100 mg, tablets
KIT KAT 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
LUPIMEB 100 mg, tablets
MEBAZOLE 100 mg, tablets
MEBEX 100 mg, tablets
MEBEX 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBEX 200 mg/5 g, granules
MENDAZOLE 100 mg, tablets
NEOMEX 500 mg, tablets
STA 500 mg, tablets
WORMIN 100 mg, tablets
WORMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
WORNMIL 100 mg, tablets
ZUMIN 100 mg, tablets
ZUMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension

Italy:     

VERMOX 100 mg, 6 tablets
VERMOX 20 mg/ml, 30 ml oral suspension
VERMOX 500 mg, 30 tablets

Japan:     

MEBENDAZOLE JANSSEN PHARMA 100 mg, tablets

Korea:     

MEBENDAZOLE KYUNGJOO 100 mg, tablets
SUNGJIN MEBENDAZOLE 100 mg, tablets
VERMID 500 mg, tablets

Mexico:     

AMATOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
AMATOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
BENSOLMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
BESTELAR 100 mg, 6 tablets
BESTELAR 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
DABEN 100 mg, 6 tablets
DABEN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
DIAZOLEN 100 mg, 6 tablets
EDIVERTIN 500 mg, 1 tablet
EXBENZOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
EXBENZOL 500 mg, 1 tablet
EXBENZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
EXTENY 100 mg, 6 tablets
FANCIADAZOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
FANCIADAZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
HEDAZOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
HEDAZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
L-OMBRIX 100 mg, 6 tablets
L-OMBRIX 500 mg, 1 tablet
L-OMBRIX 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
LUMBICID 100 mg, 6 tablets
LUMBICID 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBELMIN 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEBELMIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENDICIN 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEBENDICIN 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENSOLE 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEBENSOLE 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENTIASIS 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEBENTIASIS 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
MEBENTRAL 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEB-OVEROID 100 mg, 6 tablets
MEB-OVEROID 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
NEMAPRES 100 mg, 6 tablets
NEMAPRES 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
PROFENZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
REVAPOL COMPRIMIDOS 100 mg, 6 tablets
REVAPOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMICOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMIN-DAZOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
VERMIN-DAZOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMOX 100 mg, 6 tablets
VERMOX 500 mg, 1 tablet
VERMOX 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
VERMOX 1 DIA 60 mg, 10 ml suspensión

Spain:     

BANTENOL 100 mg, 6 tablets
BANTENOL 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
LOMPER 100 mg, 6 tablets
LOMPER 20 mg/ml, oral suspension
SUFIL 500 mg, 30 tablets

Turkey:     

VERMAZOL 100 mg, 30 tablets

United Kingdom:     

OVEX 100 mg chewable tablets
OVEX 20 mg/ml, 30 ml oral suspension
PRIPSEN MEBENDAZOLE 100 mg chewable tablets
VERMOX 100 mg, chewable tablets
VERMOX 20 mg/ml, 30 ml oral suspension

U.S.A. and Puerto Rico:     

MEBENDAZOLE BRYANT RANCH PREPACK 100 mg, chewable tablets
MEBENDAZOLE PHYSICIANS TOTAL CARE 100 mg, chewable tablets
MEBENDAZOLE TEVA 100 mg, chewable tablets
VERMOX 100 mg, chewable tablets

Page updated: December 21, 2010.

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The information contained in this website does not replace professional advice and guidance from the attending physician, to whom you should consult before making decisions about your health problems. MEDIZZINE cannot warrant or assume any responsibility for the accuracy or comprehensiveness of the information provided. Conversely, MEDIZZINE recognizes that the information provided is not exhaustive and, therefore, does not expose all of the available information and, in any case, cannot replace information and criteria that your doctor may provide you.