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Is albendazole suitable for children with roundworm?

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Dr. Shalabh Bansal
Pediatrics

In brief: Albendazole

Albendazole is utilized worldwide against worm infestation.
However, i is more common is usa to use mebendazole. Side effects of both include dizziness, nausea, emesis, liver dysfunction, and more dangerous is aplastic anemia. Blood count levels need to be monitored.

In brief: Albendazole

Albendazole is utilized worldwide against worm infestation.
However, i is more common is usa to use mebendazole. Side effects of both include dizziness, nausea, emesis, liver dysfunction, and more dangerous is aplastic anemia. Blood count levels need to be monitored.
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