ATC codes: P02CA03
Other specified echinococcosis ICD11 code: 1F73.Y
Oral > Solid > tablet: 400 mg (chewable, scored) ; 200 mg (chewable) (EMLc)
Also recommended for children
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Following the review of the age-appropriateness of formulations on the EMLc, the Expert Committee recommended the listings for albendazole 400 mg chewable tablets on the EML and EMLc be amended to specify that they be scored. Following the review of the age-appropriateness of formulations on the EMLc, the Expert Committee recommended the the addition of a new strength formulation (200 mg chewable tablets) to the EMLc for treatment of diseases caused by taeniid cestode cysts.