Read the side effects of Piperazine as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Abdominal cramps, diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting
Central Nervous System: Headache
, vertigo, abnormal sensation of pricking or tingling, tremor, dizziness, drowsiness, seizures, ataxia
(loss of control of body movements), confusion and memory loss
Blurred vision, rapid involuntary movement of eyes
Skin reactions such as Stevens Johnson syndrome, muscle weakness, joint pain, fever and angioedema
Other Precautions :
• Stool examination is required in patients before and after 2 weeks of piperazine treatment for ascariasis.
• Cellophane tape swabbing of the perianal area to determine the presence of eggs and examination to detect the adult worms before the treatment after 1 week of the treatment for enterobiasis is recommended.