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Did anyone ever taken ovex or prispen during pregnancy to treat threadworms?

Did anyone ever taken ovex or prispen during pregnancy to treat threadworms?

Threadworms: You can take the drugs during pregnancy but check with your obstetrician first. ...Read more

Dr. James Chapman
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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I'm 31 weeks pregant can I take ovex?

I'm 31 weeks pregant can I take ovex?

Pinworms: Pregnancy category C. The safety of drugs used to treat pinworms have not been studied for pregnant women. If the infection is compromising the pregnancy (i.e. weight loss, sleeplessness) then treatment can be considered, but should be withheld until the 3rd trimester when the risk, if any, to the fetus is likely to be reduced. Hope this clears things up. DrG ...Read more

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What is the different between Vermox and ovex?

None: Vermox and Ovex both contain the same anti-parasitic medication: mebendazole ...Read more

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What is the difference between ovex and vermox?

What is the difference between ovex and vermox?

Same ingredient: Ovex and Vermox are both brand names of a drug uses to treat pinworms. Vermox has been discontinued in the US. I find a listing of Ovex in the UK, apparently not available here either. Mebendazole is not available in the US, so pyrantel preparations (Pin-X or Reese's pinworm) are available OTC (no prescription needed).
Hope that helps ...Read more

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What is the difference between ovex and vermox?

What is the difference between ovex and vermox?

They are both: The same drug, mebendazole and are used to treat parasitic worms. The brand of Vermox is no longer available in the US. ...Read more

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Doctors, do you think I can buy the medicine ovex over-the-counter if I'm under 18?

Ovex: Can be purchased from Amazon. Com as Pin-X, but I recommend seeing a doctor & getting a prescription. ...Read more

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What is the best, pripsen or ovex?

Brands: Pripsen & ovex are different brands of mebendazole. Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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What age do you have to be to buy ovex?

Ovex (mebendazole): Mebendazole is a prescription medication - so you will need to see a medical provider before it can be purchased. ...Read more

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Can I take ovex with lanzaprozole?

DrugDrug interaction: It's always a good idea to tell your prescribing physician & dispensing pharmacist everything you're taking. So I'm curious, how'd you get prescribed ovex? It's a brand of Mebendazole not sold in states (your listing shows marina del ray, ca) where it's known as vermox. In any case, http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1433-0, 1535-0 showed no interaction between both drugs. ...Read more

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Will using Ovex get rid of my worms?

Ovex (mebendazole): Ovex (mebendazole) is an antihelmintic that is used to treat infections such as pinworms, roundworms, and hookworms. ...Read more

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I need to buy some ovex how old do I need to. Buy it?

Prescription: Ovex (mebendazole) is a prescription medication - so you will need to see a medical provider before it can be purchased. ...Read more

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My daughter has threadworms. Took her first dose of ovex suspension mebendazole how long will this take to kill them off?

Repeat dose in 2 wks: The single dose treatment is often repeated after 2 weeks, in order to treat eggs that hatched since the original treatment. ...Read more

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I am not sure if I am pregnant or not, and if I'm not should I be concerned? I have not taken a test yet.

I am not sure if I am pregnant or not, and if I'm not should I be concerned? I have not taken a test yet.

Hello.: Hello. If you have missed your period, then you can take a standard home pregnancy test now. Sometimes women are late due to stress or other reasons. It is not unusual for a women to miss one cycle. ...Read more