FAQs ABOUT OVAZOLE TABLET
What is the use of OVAZOLE TABLET?
OVAZOLE TABLET is an antiparasitic medicine used to treat parasitic worm infections in the body. It is effective in treating both intestinal and systemic worm infections.
How OVAZOLE TABLET works in my body?
OVAZOLE TABLET is an antiparasitic medication. It binds to the parasite cell and disrupts their cell structure. It also collapses their metabolism and restricts them from absorbing sugar (glucose) which is essential for their growth and multiplication. This depletes the energy level of the parasite and causes cell death which in turn reduces the severity of the infection.
Can OVAZOLE TABLET be used in patients with kidney problems?
OVAZOLE TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney problems. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
For how long should I take OVAZOLE TABLET?
Take OVAZOLE TABLET for the stipulated duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip the medicine or stop taking it on your own as it may cause the infection to reappear.
Can OVAZOLE TABLET be given to pregnant women?
OVAZOLE TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to increased risk of side effects. Therefore, inform your doctor before taking OVAZOLE TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
What precautions should be followed while taking OVAZOLE TABLET?
Before taking OVAZOLE TABLET inform your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems. You must also inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before taking OVAZOLE TABLET. Regularly visit your doctor for check-up and perform all medical tests recommended by your doctor without fail. Take OVAZOLE TABLET for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve better results. Failing to do so may cause the symptom to re-occur.
What are the common side effects of taking OVAZOLE TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking OVAZOLE TABLET are stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, headache and increased liver enzymes. Contact your doctor if any of these side effects worsen.
Can I stop taking OVAZOLE TABLET once my symptoms subside?
Do not stop taking OVAZOLE TABLET once your symptoms subside. It is important to take the full course of OVAZOLE TABLET to achieve better results. Failing to complete the full course of the therapy or skipping doses in between the therapy may not result in adequate infection control. It may also cause your symptoms to reappear.
Can the use of OVAZOLE TABLET cause diarrhea?
OVAZOLE TABLET may cause diarrhea in some individuals. If you experience diarrhea, drink plenty of fluids, such as water or fruit juice to keep yourself hydrated. Consuming ORS can also be beneficial. Do not consume any medicine on your own without consulting your doctor. If your diarrhea worsens contact your doctor immediately.
What should I do if I forgot to take a dose of OVAZOLE TABLET?
If you forgot to take a dose of OVAZOLE TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one at regular times. Do not take a double dose to compensate the forgotten dose.
Can the use of OVAZOLE TABLET cause hair loss?
OVAZOLE TABLET may cause moderate and transient hair loss in some individuals. This is usually temporary and disappears once therapy is stopped. However, consult your doctor if it bothers you.
Can OVAZOLE TABLET kill the eggs of the worm?
OVAZOLE TABLET is not effective in destroying the eggs of the worms. It is effective only in destroying the larva and adult worms. Consult your doctor for advice.
Is OVAZOLE TABLET an antibiotic?
OVAZOLE TABLET is an antiparasitic medicine. It is used to treat parasitic worm infections in the body.
Can OVAZOLE TABLET be used in children?
OVAZOLE TABLET should be used in children and adolescents (aged 6 years or above) only if prescribed by the physician. It is strictly not recommended for use in children aged below 6 years. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice.