Stromectol

Active Ingredient(s): Ivermectin
FDA Approved: * November 22, 1996
Pharm Company: * MERCK
Category: Antiprotozoal / Anthelmintic

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Stromectol Overview

Ivermectin is a medication used to treat many types of parasite infestations.[1] This includes head lice, scabies, river blindness (onchocerciasis), strongyloidiasis, trichuriasis, and lymphatic filariasis.[1][2][3] It can be taken by mouth or applied to the skin for external infestations.[1][4] Use in the eyes should be avoided.[1] Common side effects include red eyes, dry skin, an...

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Dosage times

When prescribed most common drugs you either are given one tablet 3 times a day or one tablet 4 times a day to take . I was told that tablets are taken on a 12 hour cycle if so that would mean one tablet 3 times a day would be one every 4 hours (3 x 4 =12) so one 4 times a day would be one every 3 hours (4 x 3 = 12) IS THIS CORRECT. Thank you ## what is the dosage of daflon 500 mg? is it twice a day? ## Should I take 2 tablets at a time or 4? ## Each pill is 3MG. I was told to take 4 pills a day. So, should take all 4 together , 2 and 2. I am talking about taking Stromectol 3 MG ## I was in the DR in September. Started itching end of October. Still itching. It was over a month before the doctor finally diagnosed me as having scabies. I have taken 3 doses of stromectol in the past two we...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ivermectin
  • Cream: 1%
  • Lotion: 0.5%
  • Tablet: 3mg, 6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Stromectol: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0006-0032 Stromectol 3 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 55695-019 Stromectol 3 mg Oral Tablet by Department of State Health Services, Pharmacy Branch

Other drugs which contain Ivermectin or a similar ingredient: (3 results)




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