Levasol is a vermifuge indicated for ascariasis and ankylostoma infestation. Internal parasites that can be treated effectively by levamisole are endemic
Formulation: Levamisole Hydrochloride 150mg Tablets
Packaging Unit: 25X10 Tablets
Dosage: Ascariasis Adults: 150mg as a single dose. Children: 3mg/kg as a single dose. Ankylostomiasis & Mixed Ascariasis Adults & Children: 2.5mg/kg as a single dose, repeated after 7 days in severe cases.
Ascariasis, ankylostomiasis, mixed ascariasis (Hookworm) infestations.
Mechanism Of Action
It works by paralyzing susceptible intestinal worms which are then excreted from the intestines. Levamisole also enhances cellular immune responses in humans.
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, dizziness and headache. Fever, influenza-like syndrome, arthralgia, muscle pain, rash, taste disturbances and cutaneous vasculitis.
Pre-existing blood disorders; pregnancy and lactation; rheumatoid arthritis; severe renal impairment
The product is also an immune stimulant and can be prescribed in case of aphthous stomatitis, labial herpes and other repeated infections of the respiratory airways. In young children, the tablets should be crushed and absorbed with a little food