Generic name: mebendazole 500mg
Dosage form: tablet, chewable
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The recommended dosage in patients one year of age and older is one VERMOX™ CHEWABLE 500 mg tablet taken as a single dose.
Chew VERMOX™ CHEWABLE 500 mg tablet completely before swallowing. Do not swallow the tablet whole.
For patients who have difficulty chewing the tablet, VERMOX™ CHEWABLE 500 mg tablet can be placed in a spoon and approximately 2 mL to 3 mL of drinking water added onto the tablet using a dosing syringe. Within 2 minutes, the tablet absorbs the water and turns into a soft mass with semi-solid consistency, which can then be swallowed.
VERMOX™ CHEWABLE 500 mg tablet can be taken without regard to food intake [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].
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- Other brands: Emverm