What is the most common side effect of ivermectin?

11.03.2024 The most common side effect associated with ivermectin is skin rash or skin irritation. This reaction typically occurs shortly after taking the medication and is thought to be caused by the body's immune response to the dying parasites. The skin rash or irritation can manifest as redness, itching, or raised bumpy areas, but is generally mild and temporary in nature. While skin rash is the most frequently reported adverse effect, it's important to note that ivermectin can also cause other side effects, although less commonly, such as gastrointestinal symptoms like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or abdominal pain. In rare cases, more severe side effects like fever, dizziness, headache, muscle pain, or neurological symptoms have been reported, especially with higher doses or in individuals with impaired liver or kidney function.

Ivermectin for COVID-19?

19.03.2023 Ivermectin is a medication that has been around for decades, but in recent times it has gained attention as a potential treatment for COVID-19. However, its effectiveness and safety for this use remain controversial, and more research is needed to fully understand its role in managing the disease.

Ivermectin Tablets

I can buy ivermectin over the counter?

No, ivermectin is not available over-the-counter and requires a prescription from a licensed healthcare provider. Ivermectin is an antiparasitic medication used to treat various parasitic infections in humans and animals. While it is considered a relatively safe and effective drug when used as prescribed, it is a prescription-only medication due to the potential for side effects and the need for proper dosing based on an individual's weight and health condition. Attempting to obtain ivermectin without a valid prescription or through unauthorized channels can be dangerous, as there is no guarantee of the quality, safety, or proper dosage of the medication. It is essential to consult with a qualified healthcare professional who can evaluate your specific situation, provide an accurate diagnosis, and prescribe ivermectin if appropriate, along with proper instructions for use and monitoring.

Q: How long does it take for ivermectin to kill parasites?
A: It does so relatively quickly and with long-lasting effect, while also inhibiting adult female worms from releasing additional microfilariae. Dermal microfilarial loads are generally reduced by 75% within two days, and by some 95% two weeks after treatment.

Q: Can I take ivermectin tablets every day?
A: Stromectol (Ivermectin) is best taken as a single dose with a full glass of water on an empty stomach (1-1.5 hour before breakfast), unless otherwise directed by your doctor. To help clear up your infection, take this medicine exactly as directed. Your doctor may want you to take another dose every 3 to 12 months.

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