Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: phiwe | 2009/08/27

Q.

worms on my 10 months baby

hi doc wat can i use 4 my 10 months baby i think she is got worms cause she is developing ringworms.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Ringworms are not the same as having worms. This is a skin infection caused by a fungus. Treat your baby's ringworm by applying Canesten cream, or any of the many generic forms, twice a day to the rash until it clears (speak to your pharmacist)

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Want to comment?

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.