All the Active Ingredient Drugs
Anthelmintic. Albendazole 400 mg. TABS: 12, 56, 60, 100. 800 mg dly. in div.
doses for 28 days foll. by 14 drug-free
days. Under 60 kg bdy. wt: 12 mg/kg in
div. doses as above. Dosages are
depend. on the parasite invol., the
weight of the pt., and the severity of
the infec. See lit.
Tmt. of hydatid cysts caused by E.
granulosus or E. Multilocularis. May be
used as 1st -line med. ther. in pts. with
hydatid dis. or as an adjunct to surgery,
either pre- or post operat.