Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Sue | 2012-06-27

Q.

Worms

My 6yr old complains alot about his backside itching, he does eat alot of bread what can i use to stop the itching and for the worms.

Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This complaint in young children is usually due to an infection with threadworms. Give your son Vermox syrup 5ml twice daily for 3 days. Repeat the corse after 6 weeks.

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Posted by: Peas | 2012-06-27

I used Vermox syrup for de-worming and I think you can use Vaseline on his anus to stop the itching.

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