Adults & Children (over two years):
400 mg (one Almin 400 tablet or 10ml Almin suspension) as a single dose in cases of Anterobius vermicularis, Trichuris trichiurs, Ascaris lumbricoides, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus.In cases of strongyloidiasis or taeniasis, 400 mg (one Almin 400 tablet or 10 ml Almin suspension) as a single dose should be given for three consecutive days.
Giasdiasis: 400mg (one Almin 400 tablet or 10 ml Almin suspension) once daily for five days.
Almin (Albendazole) in hydatid disease (Echinococcosis):
In the treatment of echinococcosis, Almin (Albendazole) is given by mouth with meals in a dose of 400 mg twice daily for 28 days for patients weighing over 60 kg. A dose of 15 mg/kg body weight daily in two divided doses (to a maximum total daily dose of 800 mg) is used for patients weighing less than 60kg. For cystic echinococcosis the 28 days course may be repeated after 14 days without treatment to a total of three treatment cycles. For alveolar echinococcosis, cycles of 28 days of treatment followed by 14 days without treatment may need to continue for treatment followed by 14 days without treatment may need to continue for months of year when three courses of therapy have been given.