Infections & Infestations
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In treatment of:
Treatment of Schistosomiasis
4. Abdominal pain
12. Body pain
1.Hyper sensitivity to the drug
2.Do not breast feed up to 3 days after drug treatment
2.Avoid driving or other jobs requiring consciousness for 24 hour after treatment
In Taeniasis: 10mg/kg orally as a single dose. Use a purgative after drug use inTaenia solium infection.
In H. nana: 20mg/kg orally as a single dose.
Cerebral Cysticercosis: 50mg/kg/day orally in divided doses 8hourly for 2 weeks, Up to 1month if required
In Schistosoma hematobium: 40mg/kg as a single dose or 20mg/kg twice daily given 4 hour apart.
In Schistosoma japonicum & Schistosoma mansoni: 60mg/kg as a single dose or 20mg/kg thrice daily given 4 hour apart
For other fluke infections: 75mg/kg/day thrice daily in the same day