Vermox is used to treat threadworms and other common worm infections.
Take Vermox orally. Your doctor will tell you how much Vermox to take and for how long you should continue to take it. Always read the label on your medicine and follow your doctor's instructions carefully.
Do not give Vermox to children younger than 2 years of age. If you are or think you may be pregnant, do not take Vermox. Talk to your doctor first. The active ingredient in Vermox may get into breast milk, so it is therefore not advisable to breast feed while you are taking Vermox.
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Possible Side Effects
You may experience minor adverse reactions such as mild, short-lived stomach ache or diarrhoea, or possibly an allergic reaction such as rash, shortness of breath, itching etc.
Keep Vermox in a safe place where children cannot reach or see them. Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light. Do not use the medicine after the expiry date printed on the blister and carton.
If you or another person has taken too much Vermox, talk to your doctor as soon as possible, telling him what has happened.
There are no restrictions on foods, beverages or performing other activities while taking Vermox.
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