Oxamniquine is a Medicine belongs to Antihelminthic Drugs group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 946   Edition : 12,

  ►   Brandname : Mansil,Vansil

  ►  Strength : Injection with nf  ,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Martindale    Page : 833   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 160   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Schistosomiasis Oral 15 mg/kg As a single dose.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 162   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : Dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, Urticaria, pruritus, pruritic skin rash, fever, raised liver enzyme values, convulsion, hallucinations, excitement, Reddish discoloration of urine,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 159   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Oxamniquine is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  No major interactions. ,
Ref :-   Book : Harrison's principles of internal medicine    Page : 1680   Edition : 16,


►  Contraindication : drowsiness, Epilepsy, not drive or operate machinery,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 159   Edition : 37,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   The mechanism of action is unknown but contraction and paralysis of the worms result in detachment from terminal venules in the mesentery and transit to the liver , where many die; surviving female return to the mesenteric vessels but cease to lay eggs.,
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 943   Edition : 12,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   Hepatic (Metabolism), Renal,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 160   Edition : 37,


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   1 hours,    Max value :-   2.5 hours,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 160   Edition : 37,

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   1 hours,    Max value :-   3 hours,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 160   Edition : 37,