albendazole (Albenza) (cont.)

Pharmacy Author:
Medical and Pharmacy Editor:

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known if albendazole is excreted in human milk. Due to the lack of safety data, albendazole should be used cautiously during breastfeeding.

SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects which occurred with a frequency of = 1% include:

Side effects which occurred with a frequency of <1% include:

  • blood disorders (decrease in red blood cells and platelets),
  • allergic reactions,
  • rash, and
  • itching.

Other side effects of undefined frequency include:

REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/21/2014


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