Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Nthabi | 2008/08/20

Q.

Stomach Worms

Hi Doc

Last Sunday my son woke up bleeding through his one nostril,yesterday he got a worm out, I bought him Vermox. Should I take him to the doctor, and he is only 2 an three months old. is is the diet. I am worried.

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The Vermox will clear these worms which are called Round worms. Repeat the dose after 6 weeks and then every 3 months after that.Children pick up these worms when playing outside in sand.

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