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What treatment should one take for entrobiasis ?

treatmnt of entrobiasis
Asked On : Fri, 24 Jun 2011
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Hello Mr.Khan;
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Enterobiasis is infection of intestine due to pinworms and the symptoms are itching around anus;loss of appetite and weight;disturbed sleep due to itching.The treatment is deworming with medicines like mebendazole/albendazole.Above the age of 2 yrs albendazole is used as 400mg in form of liquid or tablets and it should be repeated after 15 days.

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