Active substances: Ivermectin
However, because drugs affect each person differently, we cannot guarantee that this information includes all possible side effects.
This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.
Before taking this medicine You should not use ivermectin if you are allergic to it.
To make sure ivermectin is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have: liver or kidney disease; or cancer, HIV or AIDS, or other conditions that can weaken your immune system. It is not known whether ivermectin will harm an unborn baby.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication.Ivermectin is an anti-parasite medication. Important Information Follow all directions on your medicine label and package.
Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby. Ivermectin should not be given to a child who weighs less than 33 pounds 15 kg.
How should I take ivermectin? Follow all directions on your prescription label. Always discuss possible side effects with a healthcare provider who knows your medical history.
An interaction is when a substance changes the way a drug works. This can be harmful or prevent the drug from working well. To help avoid interactions, your doctor should manage all of your medications carefully.
Examples of drugs that can cause interactions with ivermectin are listed below. Warfarin Warfarin is a drug used to thin your blood.
Taking warfarin with ivermectin can thin your blood too much and cause dangerous bleeding. If you need to take these drugs together, your doctor will monitor your international normalized ratio INR.
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