WHO allows Zolben of this medicine in the 2nd medical 3rd trimesters of pregnancy. Data on the use of albendazole in pregnant women are limited, though the available evidence suggests no difference in congenital abnormalities in the children of women who were accidentally treated with albendazole during mass prevention campaigns compared with those who were not.
Possible side effects of Zolben include:
Zolben 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.
PO once a day or divided twice a day. This dose is then increased gradually to a maximum recommended dose of 160 mg twice daily.