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A 59-year-old female asked:

My 8-month old cat has tapeworms, i think she may have infected me. i started a course of levofloxacin for a sinus infection. will this kill the worms?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
No: Levofloxacin does not kill worms. Have your stool cultured for ova and parasites to set your mind at ease.

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