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How can I manage side effects of praziquantel?

You can minimize the side effects of praziquantel by following directions carefully. Do not take more or less than you need or for longer than prescribed. Do not skip doses or double up on doses. Increasing the dosage may also make your side effects worse. Also, do not break the tablet unless instructed by your doctor. If so, take only the exact amount you need. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist to make sure you understand how to take praziquantel.

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