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what do you suggest if my sisters got threadworm and we all have to take tablets to treat it however i cannot physically take tablets so please help ?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
OTC liquid: There are a variety of over the counter PW medications that come in powder form and can be suspended in water.
Answered on Apr 5, 2016
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Dr. Mitzi Johnson
35 years experience Integrative Medicine
You can also ask your doctor if they know of a reputable Compounding Pharmacy in the area to mix the medicine in either a powdered or liquid form for you.
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No: As above, hopefully, you are getting the threadworm treated
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