A 32-year-old female asked:
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my child have worms what should i do i gave her many medicine but they are not gone what should i do to make her stomach clear from it?

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Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Food source: Should be changed . Please post a photo of the worm.
Answered on Aug 7, 2013
Dr. Kyon Hood
Dr. Kyon Hood answered
19 years experience Pediatrics
It depends: It depends on what type of worm it is. If you have a picture to show your Dr. that can help. A common cause in the US is pinworms, and this sometimes needs a repeat dose (2 total doses) of prescription medication. If your child isn't better, you should take her to her Pediatrician.
Answered on Jun 12, 2014

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