FAQs ABOUT EOFIL FORTE TABLET
What is EOFIL FORTE TABLET and why is it prescribed?
EOFIL FORTE TABLET is a combination of Chlorpheniramine and Diethylcarbamazine which belongs to the group of medicines called Antiallergics and Filaricides respectively. It is indicated in the treatment of filariasis, tropical pulmonary eosinophilia and loa-loa (eye worm).
Can EOFIL FORTE TABLET impair my ability to drive?
EOFIL FORTE TABLET can cause drowsiness. Do not drive or operate any machines if you feel drowsy and sleepy after taking EOFIL FORTE TABLET. You can resume with activities as soon as you feel normal again.
Is EOFIL FORTE TABLET safe for children?
EOFIL FORTE TABLET is not recommended for use in children under 2 years of age. It should be used with caution in children as they may experience more side effects relating to the nervous system (such as mind, nerves, muscles and the senses). Consult your child’s doctor for advice.
Can EOFIL FORTE TABLET be given to pregnant and breast-feeding women?
EOFIL FORTE TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant and breast-feeding women as it is not known if EOFIL FORTE TABLET affects the developing baby or passes through the breast milk. Consult with your doctor before taking it.
Who should not take EOFIL FORTE TABLET?
EOFIL FORTE TABLET is not recommended for use in patients having heart or kidney disease and have a history of river blindness (onchocerciasis) involving the eyes. Ask for your doctor’s advice before taking this medicine.