Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Samantha | 2012/04/26

Q.

Worms!

Good Day

My nanny advised that my 16 month old saon, had small worms in his stool this morning.

Is this something that i need to worry about? or can i get something over the counter?

Please advise soonest.

Regards
Samantha

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You can and should deworm your son. Use Vermox Syrup 5ml given twice daily for 3 days. Repeat this dose after 3 months and after that every 6 months until he is 4 years old.

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