Banocide Forte 100mg
|Generic For||Banocide Forte|
|Generic Name||Diethyl carbamazine||Expiry|
Banocide Forte – 100 mg ( Diethyl Carbamazine)
Banocide Forte is classified as an anthelmintic and anti-worm medication. Its therapeutic active ingredient is Diethyl Carbamazine, it is used to kill certain types of worm infections. It acts by killing the worms, and this generic does not resemble other antiparasitic compounds. This drug is primarily used as a treatment of filarial diseases such as loiasis, tropical pulmonary eosinophilia, and lymphatic filariasis. It is also being used as a secondary treatment of African eye worm (loa loa) Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness and Robles disease. Banocide Forte is manufactured by (GSk) Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Banocide Forte general information
What is Banocide Forte used for?
Bancocide 100 mg is used to treat filariasis (elephantiasis), a parasitic disfiguring disease in which swelling of arms, legs or other body parts may occur. It is also used for other parasitic infections like river blindness, African eye worm (loa loa) or topical eosinophilia.
How does Banocide Forte works?
Banocide Forte 100 mg contains the active therapeutic constituent Diethyl Carbamazine, which is an anthelmintic used in the treatment of lymphatic Filariasis. It is active against the microfilariae and adult worms Malayi Bancrofti B. Timori and Loa Loa, but only against the Microfilariae of O. Volvulus. It is also used in treatment of toxocariasis. Repeated courses may be necessary.
Absorption: Readily absorbed from the GI tract (oral); conjunctiva (optical); Skin (Topical);. Distribution: widely distributed in tissues. Excretion: urine (as unchanged drug and N-Oxide metabolite).
Where to buy Banocide Forte online?
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What does Banocide Forte contains?
Banocide Forte composed of Diethyl Carbamazine. Each tablet contains 100 mg of Diethyl Carbamazine. It is a synthetic organic compound, which is highly specific for several parasites and doesn’t hold any toxic metallic elements.
What are the side effects of Banocide Forte?
There is possibility for side effects with most medications. If you experience any unusual symptom or an allergic reaction to Banocide Forte contact your health care specialist as soon as possible.
- Some of the common side effects may include:
- Joint pain
- Swelling of the face
More serious side effects may include:
- Tender glands in the armpit, groin, and neck
Get immediate medical attention if the symptoms continue or gets bad.
Get immediate medical attention if you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction:
- Changes in vision
- Difficulty swallowing
- Difficulty breathing
- Swelling of lips, tongue, or throat
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for a complete list.
What medications interact with Banocide Forte?
Tell your health care specialist about what other medications you are taking or using, this includes all prescription, non- prescription, homeopathic medicines, and herbal remedies, to avoid a drug interaction.
Certain medications and food should not be taken with diethyl carbamazine. Ask your health care specialist for a list of drugs and food to avoid while being treated with Banocide Forte.
When should Banocide Forte not be used?
Do not take the drug if you are:
- Pregnant or planning to become pregnant
- Have any side effects so, first consult your physician
- If you are breast feeding
- Have any kidney or heart problem
How should Banocide Forte be used?
Follow your health care specialist advice for dosage guidelines. Do not take or change your medication without first informing your health care specialist.
Missed dose of Banocide Forte?
In case if you miss a dose, consume that dose as quickly as you remember. If you’re close to the time for your next dose, wait until then and then consume your medicine. Never consume or use extra medicine to make up for a dosage that you have missed. If you are repeatedly missing doses, think about setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your health care specialist to discuss changes in schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed medicines, if you have missed lots of doses in the recent past.
How to store Banocide Forte?
- Keep all your medicines out of reach from children and pets
- Store it at room temperature
- Away from direct heat and sun-light
- Do not freeze it