Emverm (mebendazole; Impax) chewable tablets are available for the treatment of pinworm, whipworm, common roundworm, common hookworm, and American hookworm in single or mixed infections. It is indicated for use in both adults and children; in the treatment for children <2 years, the relative benefits and risks should be considered.
Emverm is the only prescription therapy approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of pinworm. Mebendazole, a broad-spectrum antihelmintic, works by inhibiting the formation of the worms’ microtubules and causes the worms’ glucose depletion. Clinical studies have indicated a 95% efficacy rate for Emverm in the treatment of pinworm.
Emverm is available as 100mg strength chewable tablets in 1-count blister packs. Emverm may be swallowed whole, crushed, or mixed with food.
For more information call (215) 558-4300 or visit Emverm.com.