Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Zee01 | 2011-09-12

Q.

Deworming

Hello Doc!

There are two kids in my children''s school that are confirmed to have worms.
What is the best treatment to give my kids?
They are 16 months (13 kg) and 3 years (16 kg).
Vermox not specified for kids under 2, is there somehting else we can use?

Thank you so much!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Vermox can be used for children under 2 years but it must be the original Vermox and not the Vermox SD.The dose of Vermox Syrup is 5ml twice daily for 3 days.

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