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- What is mebendazole chewable-oral, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- Is mebendazole chewable-oral available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for mebendazole chewable-oral?
- What are the side effects of mebendazole chewable-oral?
- What is the dosage for mebendazole chewable-oral?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with mebendazole chewable-oral?
- Is mebendazole chewable-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about mebendazole chewable-oral?
Is mebendazole chewable-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
Adverse outcomes in animal studies have been observed. Adverse outcomes in human pregnancy have not been seen, however the Centers for Disease Control recommends postponing pinworm therapy until the third trimester when possible.
NURSING MOTHERS: While excretion into breast milk is unlikely, caution should be used since data is not available on excretion of mebendazole into breast milk.
What else should I know about mebendazole chewable-oral?
What preparations of mebendazole chewable-oral are available?
Chewable tablets: 100 mg
How should I keep mebendazole chewable-oral stored?
Mebendazole should be protected from light and stored at room temperature, between 15 C to 30 C (59 F to 86 F).
REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information
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