Vermox (Tablets)



Vermox Tablets is used for the treatment of thread-worm in adults and children over 2 yrs old.

VERMOX can also be used under medical supervision for the treatment of infestations with other type of worms such as roundworm, hookworm and whipworm.

In addition to taking VERMOX you can help prevent worm reinfestation as well as infestation in other people, by understanding a few simple facts about worms.


Adults and children of 2 years and over: A single dose of 1 tablet (100 mg)


Each VERMOX tablet contains: 100 mg of mebendazole as the active ingredient. Cellulose - microcrystalline, sodium starch glycollate, talc-purified, starch-maize, saccharin-sodium, cottonseed oil - hydrogenated, magnesium stearate, orange flavour, silica - colloidal anhydrous, sodium lauryl sulphate and sunset yellow SCF (orange yellow S (E110)).


Do not take VERMOX if you know you are allergic to it or any other medicines containing mebendazole or similar medicines or any of the ingredients listed.

Symptoms of an allergic reaction may include:

  • rash
  • itching or hives on the skin
  • shortness of breath
  • wheezing or difficulty breathing and swelling of the face
  • lips
  • tongue or other parts of the body

Do not use VERMOX in children under 2 years of age, unless directed by your doctor.

Do not take VERMOX if the packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering.

Do not take VERMOX after the expiry date (month and year) printed on the pack has passed. If you take this medicine after the expiry date it may not work as well.