Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DIDDI | 2009/10/15

Q.

2 YR OLD BABY RESTLESS AND IRRITABLE

My 2 yr old daughter is restless and nighttime and very irritable .She seems to have discomfort around her anul area as she scratches. i treated her for worms about 2 months ago by giving her vermox. could there be another reason for this behaviour or should i repeat the treatment?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This problem is due to a kind of worm known as pinworms. The treatment is a single dose of Vermox Syrup. Repeat this again after 6 weeks.

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