A 25-year-old female asked:
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found a rice-like worm in my 2 year old's stool, when it moved it stretched very thin, white very tiny, pinworms? best otc treatment? other info?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Pinworms: Pyrantal pamoate is available over the counter. It can be repeated in one week. Also cut nails short. And reduce sugars in diet.
Answered on Jan 1, 2017
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