Can one take Zentel during pregnancy?

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Posted on Thu, 16 Mar 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Hi I have pinworm infection I have been prescribed Zentel 400 MG and I am 7 months pregnant can I take this medicine
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Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 4 hours later
Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Yes. You can take Zentel. This will not affect baby as you are already in 7th month of pregnancy.

It is safe to take Zentel now.

Let me know if you need anymore help.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Follow up: Dr. Mahesh Koregol 2 hours later
I have just started my 7 month so I can still take it I have been prescribed three doses once in a week can I take it
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Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 3 hours later
Brief Answer:
One dose is enough

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

One dose of Zentel 400 mg is more enough. You don't need 3 doses.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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