Diethylcarbamazine is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections and filariasis.
How it Works
Diethylcarbamazine is known as an anti-helminthic. Diethylcarbamazine works against both the larval and adult forms of the parasitic worms that cause filariasis.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Diethylcarbamazine may suffer from such side effects; Headache, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Hair loss, Dizziness, Fever, Vertigo