Ringworm is a fungus infection of the skin and there is no relation btween skin ringworm and the worms that some children may carry in their digestive system.Vermox is used to treat the worms in the intestines and not the skin ringworms. It does sound as if your son has the skin ringworm. Use Canesten Cream applied twice a day to the ringworm rash until it clears up. Wash your hands well after applying the cream to your son's ringworm as this skin infection can spread rapidly from person to person.
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