mebendazole, Vermox (cont.)

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PREPARATIONS: Chewable tablets: 100 mg

STORAGE: Mebendazole should be protected from light and stored at room temperature, between 15 C to 30 C (59 F to 86 F).

DOSING: Recommendations are based on the infecting organism being treated.

  • Initial dosing for some hookworm, roundworm, tapeworm, and whipworm infections is 100 mg twice daily for 3 days.
  • Initial dosing for pinworm infection is 100 mg as a single dose. The dose may be repeated in 2 to 3 weeks if needed.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/31/2015

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