FAQs ABOUT TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET
What is TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET used for?
TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET is used to treat parasitic infections like intestinal strongyloidiasis (infection in gut caused by a type of round worm called strongyloides stercoralis), infection caused by Wuchereria bancrofti in blood and tissues and human scabies (infectious disease of the skin) after previous treatment has failed. It is also used for the treatment of Onchocerciasis (known as river blindness, parasitic disease caused by Onchocerca volvulus).
Is TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET safe during pregnancy?
TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless it is clearly advised by the doctor. Contact your doctor before taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Can TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET be used in children?
The safety and effectiveness of TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET in children weighing less than 15 kg has not been evaluated. Your child’s doctor may prescribe safer alternative for your child to treat the specific infection.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET?
Before taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET, inform your doctor if you have a condition called loa loa (eye infection), weak immune system or any allergies to any other medicines or any other substances such as foods, preservatives or dyes.
Can I drive or operate any machines after taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET?
Do not drive or operate any machines if you feel dizziness, drowsiness or feeling shaky or spinning sensation after taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET. Contact your doctor before taking TIRUVECTIN 12 TABLET.