Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Phumeza | 2010-07-15

Q.

Deworm

Good day,

I''ve recently dewormed my 6yrs old boy and I''m concerned about my 2nd born is 7months old, when can I start to deworm him.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You do not need to give your baby son any worm medicine now. He should be at least 1 year old before you do so and only if he has been playing outside in the sand especially where there are animals such as dogs around.

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