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Elect Dt 12mg Tab

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By CAPTAB BIOTECH
6 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Ivermectin
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Therapeutic classification
ANTHELMINTIC

Medical Description

Elect Dt 12mg Tab is an anti-worm medicine. It is used for the treatment of worm infection. It contains ivermectin as its active ingredient. It is used in the treatment of worm infections in your int...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

Elect Dt 12mg Tab is used to treat worm infections in your intestines.
contraindications

Contraindications of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

If you are allergic to Ivermectin, similar medicines or any of the ingredients of Elect Dt 12mg Tab .
sideEffects

Side effects of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Tiredness
  • Loss of appetite
  • Shakiness
  • Sleepiness
  • Skin rash or itching
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Elect Dt 12mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
Elect Dt 12mg Tab should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited safety information available in pregnant women. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant before starting this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Elect Dt 12mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass in breast milk in low amounts. Tell your doctor that you are breastfeeding while he/she prescribes you this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Elect Dt 12mg Tab ?
A:
Elect Dt 12mg Tab may make you feel dizzy and sleepy, thus it is advised to avoid driving after taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Elect Dt 12mg Tab ?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it can worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience an allergic reaction after taking this medicine.
  • You experience headache, dizziness, vertigo, blurred vision, fits.
  • There is no improvement in your condition while on treatment.
  • While on treatment your doctor may ask you to perform a routine examination of stool to check if the infection is getting cleared.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Ivermectin works by attaching to the muscle and nerve cells of the parasite and increases the permeability of the outer membrane, thus eventually causing paralysis and death of the parasite.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

  • Elect Dt 12mg Tab should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • It should be taken without food. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Elect Dt 12mg Tab works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Elect Dt 12mg Tab should be with caution used along with blood thinners like warfarin.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

  • Store Elect Dt 12mg Tab in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
dosage

Dosage of Elect Dt 12mg Tab

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea, weakness, skin rash, swelling, shortness of breath, fits. Seek medical attention in case you have consu...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take ...
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Content Details

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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Elect Dt 12mg Tab ?

A: Elect Dt 12mg Tab is used to treat worm infections in your intestines.

Q: How to take Elect Dt 12mg Tab ?

A: Elect Dt 12mg Tab should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water on an empty stomach.

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ContainsIvermectin
UsesWorm infection
Side effectsDizziness, nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort
Last Updated on: 28 Apr 2021 | 06:53 AM (IST)
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