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Having pin worm infection. Suggest the medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Nov-2013
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User:Hi Dr
User:For a pinworm infection what is the medicine that I need to take
User:It has been happening from a couple of days now
Doctor:You can take antihelminthic like Pyrantel
User:ok .. what is the dosage
Doctor:250mg tablet Nemocid
User:or is it just 1 tablet
Doctor:just one tablet is sufficient
User:are Pyrantel and 250 mg Nemocid the same
Doctor:both are same
Doctor:all right?
User:Thank you
User:do I need to take multiple dosage
User:or only 1 tab
Doctor:You can repeat a dose after 3 weeks
User:Thank you Dr
Doctor:you are welcome
Doctor:shall we end the chat now?
User:yes Thank you doc
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