Read the medicine guide provided by your pharmacist, your doctor, or the medicine company. If you have any questions related to Bend, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Use Bend Syrup as per the instructions provided by your doctor.
Bend is eaten with food. Bend tablets may be crushed or chewed and swallowed with a drink of water.
The typical dose of Bend for adults is 400 mg twice daily in patients weighing 60 kg (132 lb) or more and 15 mg/kg/day (6.8 mg/lb/day) twice daily in equally divided doses in patients weighing less than 60 kg. The maximum dose for adult patients of Bend is 800 mg per day. This medicine is generally used for a period of 8-30 days for tapeworm infection that affects the brain, muscles and body tissues (neurocysticercosis), and 28 days for parasitic infection which affects the liver, lungs, and peritoneum (hydatid disease). Bend is commonly used at the same time every day. This medicine is not known to be addictive or habit-forming.
This medicine should be used on an as-needed basis. Bend should be used as directed by the doctor even if you feel well, or even if you think that there is no need for you to use your medicine.