EMVERM SIDE EFFECTS

  • Generic Name: mebendazole chewable tablet, usp
  • Brand Name: Emverm
  • Drug Class: Anthelmintics
Last updated on MDtodate: 10/05/2022

SIDE EFFECTS

Gastrointestinal

Transient symptoms of abdominal pain and diarrhea in cases of massive infection and expulsion of worms.

Hypersensitivity

Rash, urticaria and angioedema have been observed on rare occasions.

Central Nervous System

Very rare cases of convulsions have been reported.

Liver

There have been liver function test elevations [AST (SGOT), ALT (SGPT), and GGT] and rare reports of hepatitis when mebendazole was taken for prolonged periods and at dosages substantially above those recommended.

Hematologic

Neutropenia and agranulocytosis.

 

SRC: NLM .