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The Brand Name ASCAPIL Has Generic Salt :: IVERMECTIN 

ASCAPIL  Is From Company Nicholas Priced :: Rs. 65.1

ASCAPIL have IVERMECTIN is comes under Sub class #N/A of  Main Class #N/A

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A  Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
IVERMECTIN  TAB  Rs. 65.1  4
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 4
 ASCAPIL  Nicholas  6MG  4 Rs. 65.1

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Nicholas :: ASCAPIL  IVERMECTIN  #N/A #N/A

Indications for Drugs ::

Ascariasis, Strongyloidiasis, Filariasis, Scabies, Onchocerciasis, Gnathostomiasis

Drug Dose ::

Oral Onchocerciasis Adult: >15 kg: 150 mcg/kg as a single dose; retreatment may be given every 6-12 mth until adult worms die. Child: >5 yr and >15kg: 150 mcg/kg as a single dose every 6-12 mth until adult worms die. Strongyloidiasis Adult: 200 mcg/kg as a single dose for 1-2 days. Child: >15 kg: 200 mcg/kg as a single dose for 1-2 days. Filariasis Adult: Dosing regimen depends on the causative agent. Mansonella streptocerca 150 mcg/kg as a single dose; Mansonella ozzardi 200 mcg/kg as a single dose. Child: >15 kg: Dosing regimen depends on the causative agent. Mansonella streptocerca 150 mcg/kg as a single dose; Mansonella ozzardi 200 mcg/kg as a single dose. Ascariasis Adult: Ascaris lumbricoides 150-200 mcg/kg as a single dose. Child: >15 kg: Ascaris lumbricoides 150-200 mcg/kg as a single dose. Gnathostomiasis Adult: Gnathostoma spinigerum: 200 mcg/kg once daily for 2 days. Child: >15 kg: Gnathostoma spinigerum: 200 mcg/kg once daily for 2 days. Scabies Adult: Sarcoptes scabiei 200 mcg/kg as a single dose, repeat dose in 2 wk. Child: >15 kg: Sarcoptes scabiei 200 mcg/kg as a single dose, repeat dose in 2 wk.

Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity. Pregnancy and lactation. Childn <15 kg body weight. Drug Precautions ::

Concurrent Loa loa infection, impaired blood-brain barrier function due to infection.

Drug Side Effects ::

Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, pruritus, urticaria, rash, arthralgia, fever, myalgia, asthenia, postural hypotension, tachycardia, oedema, lymphadenopathy, sore throat, cough, headache, somnolence, transient eosinophilia, raised liver enzyme values.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

3

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Ivermectin selectively binds and with high affinity to glutamate-gated chloride ion channels, which occur in invertebrate nerve and muscle cells leading to an increase in the permeability of cell membranes to chloride ions with hyperpolarization of the nerve or muscle cell and, ultimately, death of the parasite.

Drug Interactions ::

Bioavailability may be increased by alcohol, levamisole.

 

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