COVERMECT-12 Tablets

  • Each uncoated tablet contains:
  • Ivermectin IP 12 mg
  • 10x10
  • 430.00


Ivermectin contains a medicine called ivermectin. This is a type of medicine that is used for infections caused by some parasites. Ivermectin belongs to the class of medicines called anti-parasitic drugs, also known as anthelmintics. It is a widely used medication to treat various infections caused by parasites, including strongyloidiasis (a roundworm infection) and control onchocerciasis (a worm infection that affects skin and eyes). These are parasitic infections that can affect the quality of life and lead to life-threatening conditions if left untreated, especially in people with weakened defense (immune) systems.


  • It is an anti-parasitic medicine used to treat the following infection
  • Treatment of intestinal strongyloidiasis.
  • Treatment of parasites in the blood or tissue caused by Wuchereria bancrofti.
  • Treatment of human scabies after prior treatment has failed

Benefits of Ivermectin

1. Thyroid hormones effect the metabolism of lipid, carbohydrates, protein. they enhance lipolysis and the utilization of the sugars by tissues is also increased, faster absorption of glucose from the intestine is also increased i.e. hyperglycemia, proteins synthesis is also increased; prolonged use can cause negative nitrogen balance and muscle wasting
2. It also fastens the heart rate, contraction and increases cardiac output
3. It can cause cretinism, sluggishness
4. Muscles becomes weak
5. Peristalsis movement is increased in the GIT and may cause diarrhea too in some patients
6. In kidney – the flow of urine is increased
7. Anemia is developed in hypothyroid patients
8. In hypothyroidism, women are suffering from oligomenorrhoea

Mechanism of action

Ivermectin belongs to a class of drugs called anti-parasitic drugs. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions. Ivermectin oral tablet works by binding to parts inside the parasite. It eventually paralyzes and kills off the parasite, or it stops adult parasites from making larvae for a while. This treats your infection.


Allergic to Ivermectin.

Side Effects

  • Dry skin
  • Sore throat
  • Itching, irritation, and redness on the skin
  • Burning sensation on the skin
  • Swelling on face
  • Redness of eyes
  • Muscle and joint pain

Precaution & Warning

  • Pregnancy: It is not safe during pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding: Ivermectin will excrete into the breast milk in small amounts so a doctor’s consultation is necessary before taking the medicines
  • General warning: - Talk to your doctor if you have allergies and side effects related to certain medications
    - Keep out of reach of the children