Suggest medication for deworming process

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Posted on Wed, 16 Aug 2017 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Please suggest a intestinal worm tablet. It is been more than 6 months since I have taken it last time.

I am 33 year old male.
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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng 5 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Bandy 400 mg

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

Usually Albendazole 400 mg is prescribed for regular deworming. BANDY is one of the trade name. You have to take 1 tablet in the night. It is a chewable tablet.


Take care.
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Follow up: Dr. Nagamani Ng 1 hour later
Bandy 400 mg was not availble in the medical. Pharmacist advised to take Zentel instead. Shall i take this?
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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng 13 hours later
Brief Answer:
Yes you can take.

Detailed Answer:
Yes you can take it. Even Zentel contains albendazole only.


Take care.
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