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Pin-worms, medication for pin-worms, strange body odour

over a year ago i diagnosed myself with pinworms after passing one and realizing the toddler I was around also had them I took a partial dose of meds prescribed for pinworms and over the counter meds I have since detoxed but for some reason I have a very strange body odor especially when i sweat I m wondering if this is related to the pinworm deal
Asked On : Mon, 30 Apr 2012
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Thanks for query.
Pinworm infection can cause itching but it does not cause strange body odor.
Strange odor that you feel could be because of excessive sweating.
You can consult with dermatologist for uneasy odor.
Hope this answers your query.
Thank you.
Answered: Tue, 30 Jul 2013
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