About the drug: Diethylcarbamazine is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Banocide Forte Tablets. Banocide Forte is classified as an anthelmintic and anti-worm medication. It is used to kill certain types of worm infections Uses of the drug: Benocide Forte 100 mg tablet is used for the treatment of certain types of worm infections, such as filariasis (elephantiasis), a parasitic disfiguring disease in which swelling of arms, legs or other body parts may occur. It is also used for other parasitic infections like topical eosinophilia, African eye worm (loaloa) or river blindness. Working of the drug: Diethylcarbamazine belongs to a class of drug known as Anthelmintic.It can act against both the larval and adult forms of the parasitic worms that cause filariasis. It works by killing the worm, which are responsible for the infections.
About the drug: Mebendazole is an anthelmintic or anti-worm medication. It is used to prevent newly hatched Insect larvae (parasitic worms) from growing or multiplying in your body. Mebendazole is sold under various trade names. Uses of the drug: It is prescribed primarily for the treatment of infections caused by worms such as whipworm, pinworm, roundworm, and hookworm. This medication may be used to treat infections caused by more than one of these parasites at the same time. This medication may also be prescribed for conditions not mentioned here. Working of the drug: Mebendazole is known to inhibit the formation of microtubules and it is known to produce the depletion of glucose present in the worm.