Pyrantel Pamoate of high quality is an effective treatment for infections caused by worms in the intestiles, like roundworm, pinworm, and hookworm. It is an anthelmintic medication. Paralyzing the worms allows the body to naturally remove them in the stool.
How does it work?
Pyrantel is classified as an anthelmintic, which makes the parasites immobile (paralyzed), allowing the body to rid itself of them naturally. Pinworm infections may be self-treated using Pyrantel.
Applications Or where it is used:
Pinworm, roundworm, and hookworm are among the intestinal worm infections treated by this prescription drug. The drug Pyrantel is an anthelmintic.
How to use:
If your doctor has prescribed it, you can take it with or without food. As directed by your doctor, take this medication by mouth once per day. You may take it with milk or fruit juice. A laxative is not necessary with this medication.
Dosage of usage:
Before using the over-the-counter product, read all instructions on the package. You can also find the Patient Information Leaflet with the medicine and read it attentively. You should understand how to identify pinworms, what pinworm infections look like, and how to avoid getting infected again. For more information, please consult your doctor or pharmacist. Be sure to shake well before using this medication. Follow the direction of your doctor to take this medication with or without food.
Following are the side effects which may occur. Tell your doctor or pharmacist right away if any of these effects persist or worsen.
Warnings and precautions while using this product
Before taking pyrantel, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, severe lack of nutrition (malnutrition).