Banocide Forte Tablet
Banocide Forte tablet can be used to for treatment or prevention of several worm infections like loiasis, Bancroft’s filariasis, river blindness and eosinophilic lung to name a few. Apart from the treatment of these diseases, which can cause swelling in genitals, arms and legs, this antiparasitic agent can also be used to treat worm infections in eyes. Worm infections leading to breathing disorders, joint pains and nervous system disorders can also be treated with this tablet.
Diethyly carbamazine citrate is the active ingredient in Banocide Forte Tablet, which is highly effective for treating worm infections by killing worms. However, while the tablet offers a number of benefits, there are some side effects like fever, nausea, itching and others. At the time of prescription of the medicine, make sure that you inform your doctor if you are allergic to some substances, food products or medicines. Since the salt used in the medicine can be highly reactive, it is important that your doctor is well aware of all allergies beforehand. The dosage for this medicine varies depending on the condition of the patient and the body weight.
Drug = Diethylcarbamazine
Strength = 100 Mg
Manufacturer = Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
How To Take
Banocide Forte is usually available in the form of tablets.
Banocide Forte Tablet is taken by mouth with a glass of water preferably with or after meals as food helps to prevent any potential gastric irritation the drug might cause when taken empty stomach.
Banocide Forte Tablet should never be chewed or crushed. It should be swallowed as a whole.
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The use of Banocide Forte is not recommended for pregnant women, since it may have severe side effects on the developing fetus.
Lactating mothers must consume this medicine as it may pass on to the child through breast milk and cause severe side effects.
Banocide Forte 100 Mg Tablet must be administered after a meal.
Patients who are administering Banocide Forte are prescribed not to drive or operate machinery after the consumption of this medicine as it may induce drowsiness.
It is advised to check the expiration date of the medicine before consuming the medicine.
Patients must avoid keeping the medicine in direct sunlight as it may deteriorate the composition of the medicine.
The use of Banocide Forte is not recommended in patients who are hypersensitive to the ingredients of the medicine.
In case other medicines or over-the-counter products are being used along with Banocide Forte 100 Mg tablet, the efficacy of the medicine may reduce. Therefore, it is important for the patients to inform the doctor about any health supplements, medicines or vitamins they have been consuming.
Banocide Forte 100 Mg Tablet is used in the prevention and treatment of Lympahtic filariasis caused by Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi and Brugia timori. This is a disease characterized by severe swelling of the arms, legs, or genitals.
BanocideForte 100 Mg Tablet is used in the prevention and treatment of Loiasis, a worm infection of the eyes caused by Loa loa which is transmitted through the bite of a deer fly or a mango fly.
BanocideForte 100 Mg Tablet is used in the prevention and treatment of Toxocariasis, a worm infection which may cause rheumatic, neurologic, and asthmatic symptoms, and rarely blindness.