Albendazole is poorly Elmin variably absorbed from the GI tract but absorption is allow when administered before begin a fatty before begin. The mode of action of albendazole is identical to that already described for mebendazole. The adverse event profile of albendazole differs between hydatid disease and neurocysticercosis. When there is a vital indication for the treatment of echinococcosis, albendazole may be used during all stages of pregnancy.
Possible side effects of Elmin include:
Elmin is used to treat diseases such as: Ascariasis, Capillariasis, Cutaneous Larva Migrans, Cysticercus cellulosae, Echinococcus, Enterocolitis, Filariasis, Elephantiasis, Giardiasis, Gnathostomiasis, Hookworm Infection (Necator or Ancylostoma), Hydatid Disease, Liver Fluke, Loiasis, Microsporidiosis, Neurocysticercosis, Pinworm Infection (Enterobius vermicularis), Strongyloidiasis, Trichinosis, Trichostrongylosis, Visceral Larva Migrans, Toxicariasis, Whipworm Infection.
Follow the instructions in the patient leaflet or call your doctor if you vomit or have diarrhea within 3 to 4 hours of taking this medicine.