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Ovex Family Pack contains 4 single tablet treatments for threadworms
Adults and children 2 years and over.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
The treatment is a single tablet per person.
Adults and children over 2 years: Take one tablet only.
The tablets are orange flavoured and may be chewed or swallowed whole.
Crush tablets before giving to young children.
Not recommended in children under 2 years.
Hazards and Cautions
A single dose of this medicine will kill threadworms. However, it may not destroy their eggs, which can cause re-infection and also infect other people. It is therefore strongly recommended that all members of the family (except pregnant or breast feeding women and children under two) are treated at the same time and that precautions are taken to prevent re-infection.
If symptoms continue, tell your doctor.
In case of re-infection, a second dose can be taken after two weeks.
This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
Keep out of reach of Children.
Active ingredients: Mebendazole 100mg.
Also contains: Microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, sodium saccharin, sodium lauryl sulphate, orange flavour and orange yellow S (E110).