Mebendazole

Mebendazole or MBZ is a benzimidazole drug developed by Janssen Pharmaceutica and marketed as Vermox, Ovex, and Antiox. It is used to treat infestations by worms including pinworms, roundworms, tapeworms, hookworms, and whipworms.

Read more about Mebendazole:  Medical Use, Mechanism, Dosage, Adverse Effects, Oncologic Treatment Potential, Discontinuation in United States

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Mansonella Perstans - Management and Treatment - Mebendazole
... Mebendazole, another possible treatment for M ... perstans filariasis, has been shown to be effective in significantly reducing microfilariae levels ...
Some Drugs Developed By Janssen Pharmaceutica
... R16659 etomidate Hypnomidate 1977 ... R17635 mebendazole Vermox 1972 ... R18553 loperamide Imodium 1973 ... R33800 sufentanil Sufenta 1979 ... R33812 ... Active substance mebendazole) Risperdal (antipsychotic, against mental illness such as schizophrenia ... Haldol (haloperidol) Ergamisol (levamisole) Daktarin (miconazole) Vermox (mebendazole) Nizoral (ketoconazole) (on the WHO list until 2005) R207910 is an ...
Lomper - Contraindications - Drug Interactions
... and phenytoin lower serum levels of mebendazole ... Cimetidine does not appreciably raise serum mebendazole, consistent with its poor systemic absorption ... Stevens–Johnson syndrome (toxic epidermal necrolysis) can occur when mebendazole is combined with high doses of metronidazole ...
Necator Americanus - Treatment
... be treated by using benzimidazoles, albendazole, and mebendazole ... americanus infections, both albendazole and mebendazole were 90% effective in curing T ... americanus, while mebendazole only had a 21% cure rate ...
Mebendazole - Discontinuation in United States
... The last manufacturer of mebendazole in the United States, Teva Pharmaceuticals, announced on October 7, 2011, they have ceased manufacture of this product ... Mebendazole formulations can be made by a compounding pharmacy at the request of a doctor ...