Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: lee | 2010/04/01

Q.

restless sleeper

hi Doc, my 19month old son is restless at night. He moans,toss and turn the whole night, and get better and fast asleep towards the morning(4:30)onwards. What could be causing this? Can a child this young be dewormed? The pharmacist said i should wait till he turns 2. Thank you Doc

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You can certainly deworm your son now. In fact you could have dewormed him from 12 months of age. Use Vermox Syrup 5ml twice daily for 3 days.Let me know if you are still worried about his sleeping after you have dewormed him.

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