Alben-Ds 400MG


Alben-Ds 400MG


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Alben-DS is demonstrated in single and blended pervasions of-

  • Hookworm (Ancylostoma, Necator)
  • Roundworm (Ascaris)
  • Threadworm (Enterobius)
  • Whipworm (Trichuris)
  • Strongyloides
  • Tapeworm
  • Opisthorchi
  • Hydatid.



Alben-DS could be a wide range anthelmintic. Albendazole shows vermicidal, ovicidal and larvicidal exercises. The medicate is thought to apply its anthelmintic impact by blocking glucose take-up within the vulnerable helminths, in this manner exhausting the vitality level until it gets to be lacking for survival. Immobilization is taken after by the parasite. These occasions may be a result of the official and ensuing restraint of parasite tubulin polymerization by Albendazole and its metabolites, in spite of the fact that the drug also ties to human tubulin. Albendazole is broadly metabolized, likely within the liver. Albendazole is ineffectively retained from the gastrointestinal tract but quickly experiences broad first-pass digestion system. The vital metabolite albendazole sulphoxide has anthelmintic activity and a plasma half-life of around 8.5 hrs. It is excreted within the pee beside other metabolites.


Dosage and Administration

Grown-ups & children over 2 years:

  • 400 mg (1 tablet or 10 ml suspension) as a single measurements in cases of Enterobius vermicularis, Trichuris trichiura, Ascaris lumbricoides, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus.
  • In cases of strongyloidiasis or taeniasis, 400 mg (1 tablet or 10 ml suspension) every day ought to be given for 3 successive days. On the off chance that the quiet isn’t cured on follow-up after three weeks, a moment course of treatment is shown.
 Children of 1-2 years: Recommended dose could be a single dosage of 200 mg (5 ml suspension).

Children beneath 1 year: Not suggested.
In Hydatid malady (Echinococcosis): 

  • Albendazole is given by mouth with dinners in a measurements of 400 mg twice day by day for 28 days for patients weighing over 60 kg.
  • dosage of 15 mg/kg body weight day by day in two partitioned dosages (to a most extreme add up to every day dosage of 800 mg) is utilized for patients weighing less than 60 kg.
  • For cystic echinococcosis, the 28 days course may be rehashed after 14 days without treatment, to a add up to of 3 treatment cycles.
  • For alveolar echinococcosis, cycles of 28 days of treatment taken after by 14 days without treatment, may ought to proceed for months or years.
  • In giardiasis, 400 mg (1 tablet or 10 ml suspension) once day by day for five days is utilized.



Neonates: Albendazole isn’t ordinarily utilized in neonates. Children: Decrease of the measurements from 400 mg to 200 mg may be demonstrated in children weighing less than 10 kg but there are no grounds for a common lessening in measurement to children.

Pregnant lady: Albendazole ought to not be given amid pregnancy or ladies thought to be pregnant. No data is accessible on placental transfer.
Concurrent infection: There’s no prove to propose that dosage ought to be modified in renal, hepatic or cardiac disappointment.


Side Effects

Gastrointestinal unsettling influencesmigrainediscombobulation, changes in liver chemicalsonce in a while reversible alopecia; hasty, fever, blood clutters counting leucopenia and pancytopenia detailedunfavorably susceptible stun in the event that blister spillageshaking and meningism in cerebral illness.


Pregnancy & Lactation

US FDA Pregnancy category of Albendazole is C. So, Albendazole ought to be dodged in pregnancy and lactation unless the potential benefits to the other exceed the conceivable dangers to the embryo.


Precautions & Warnings

Blood checks and liver work tests some time recently treatment and twice amid each cycle; breastfeeding; prohibit pregnancy some time recently beginning treatment. Albendazole ought to as it were be utilized within the treatment of Echinococcosis on the off chance that there’s steady restorative supervision with normal observing of serum-transaminase concentrations and of leucocyte and platelet tallies


Therapeutic Class



Storage Conditions

Keep in a dry putabsent from light and warm. Keep out of the reach of children.


Pharmaceutical Name

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Ltd