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How to get rid of worms without medication?

How to get rid of worms without medication?

Wormwood: But how does one define "medication." many drugs have their origin from medicinal herbs.

Artemesia, also called wormwood, as clinical activity against certain parasites. ...Read more

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Can you get rid of worms taking medication?

Can you get rid of worms taking medication?

Yes: But I never heard of a worm taking medicine. Just joking. There are numerous medicines available to treat parasitic infections and which one you take will depend upon the particular worm and other factors. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of worms in children?

How do you get rid of worms in children?

Internal parasites: In children are generally treated with prescription medications. ...Read more

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How to get rid of worms?

How to get rid of worms?

Eval needed: You need a medical evaluation to determine which type of worms are present and the appropriate treatment. There are no folk remedies or over the counter medicines for intestinal worms. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of worms in my stool?

How do I get rid of worms in my stool?

Medical eval: Stool sample will need to be assessed as well. ...Read more

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Is taking piperazine citrate to get rid of worms generally considered safe?

Is taking piperazine citrate to get rid of worms generally considered safe?

Not available in US: This drug is not available in us but is available in india and uk and is used for round worms, pinworms and tapeworms but is not available in us as there is risk of this being carcinogenic and we can not recommend it to be used safely in us. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of worms in the human stool?

Is there a good way to get rid of worms in the human stool?

Anti-parasite: After identification of worms, your physician can prescribe an antiparasitic medication for you. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of intestinal worms how do you get rid of intestinal worms

How do you get rid of intestinal worms how do you get rid of intestinal worms

Intestinal Worms: If you have worms you will need a medication to kill these off and to help you pass them and the eggs they may have laid. Do not delay getting treatment for this problem. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of worms in my body without telling my mom?

How do I get rid of worms in my body without telling my mom?

Teens and Healthcare: First you must be diagnosed with truly having worms. This common worry is actually a rare problem today. At sixteen you have the right to have your visit with your pediatrician or family doctor in private without your parents present. That is what I would advise: a private, confidential visit with a health expert. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat and get rid of worms of my stomach?

Specific parasites: ...need directed treatment appropriate to the organism. Which parasite has been detected in your case? ...Read more

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How to get rid of worms in stomach and large intestine?

How to get rid of worms in stomach and large intestine?

Medications: Parasites in the digestive tract require prescription medications to treat in the United States. The specific medication is determined by the type of infection and your health status. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of ring worm in children if they all play together?

How do you get rid of ring worm in children if they all play together?

Antifungal Creams: When fungus affects the skin of the body or the groin, many antifungal creams can clear the condition in around two weeks. Examples of such preparations include those that contain Clotrimazole (cruex cream, desenex cream, lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream, lotion, and solution), Miconazole (monistat-derm cream), ketoconazole (nizoral cream), econazole (spectazole), Naftifine (naftin), and terbinafine (lamisil cream. ...Read more

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Could proxide get rid of round worms?

Could proxide get rid of round worms?

No: But it might make you throw up! Hydrogen peroxide is sometimes used to help make dogs throw up (if they ingest chocolate), but not to treat worms. There is a pill for that. Stay away from home remedies if you have round worms! Just see your physician. ...Read more

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Home remedies to get rid of ring worms?

Home remedies to get rid of ring worms?

Antifungals: Most antifungals are now available over the counter. This is what one would use to treat ring worm. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of ring worms?

What's the best way to get rid of ring worms?

Depends: Ring worms are fungal infections of the skin. They are usually round or irregularly round with a central clearing and a heaped up spreading border. They itch. Small ones can be treated with over the counter terbinafine for a minimum of 2 weeks twice a day. Larger ones and more resistant ones may require an oral medication (same one) or Griseofulvin for a month or more. See pcp or derm if? ...Read more

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Will using Ovex get rid of my worms?

Will using Ovex get rid of my worms?

Ovex (mebendazole): Ovex (mebendazole) is an antihelmintic that is used to treat infections such as pinworms, roundworms, and hookworms. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to get rid of ring worm?

Can you tell me how to get rid of ring worm?

Tinea corporis: Tinea corporis (ringworm) is a fungal infection of the skin generally characterized (intially) by a red raised round patch, followed by central clearing and an advancing border. Treatment is with topical antifungals, and covering with a bandage can help prevent spread to self and others. ...Read more

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I have ring worm and it's spreading like crazy! How do I get rid of it?

I have ring worm and it's spreading like crazy! How do I get rid of it?

Ring Worm: Apply topical antifungal medications to the lesion itself and 1 inch beyond its border twice daily for a minimum of two weeks, and at least one week after it goes away. Keep the infected area clean and dry. Over-the-counter medications available at the drugstore include:
miconazole 2% (monistat-derm, lotrimin (clotrimazole) af powder, lotrimin (clotrimazole) af powder spray, lotrimin (clotrimazole) af liquid spray, and micatin);lamisil. ...Read more

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How to get rid of ring worm in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

How to get rid of ring worm in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

Cream or medicine: Ringworm is a type of fungus that involves the skin and is not a serious infection.
If it is found in the nails or scalp it requires an oral medication- note there are some new nail treatments without pills
If it is on your body then an anti-fungal cream is needed and beware that it may take up to 8 weeks to completely go away- here is a helpful link
http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tc/ringworm-of-the-skin-topic-overview ...Read more

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How to get rid of "ring worm" in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

How to get rid of "ring worm" in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

Depends site: Ringworm is not actually a worm but a fungal infection and is treated differently depending on where it is on your body. If it is on the head/scalp or nails then you would be best treated with a medicine you take by mouth- there are some new medicines for toenail fungus....
For ringworm on the skin you use an anti-fungal cream and it takes a super long time for it to go away
Here is more info
http://www. News-medical. Net/health/Treatment-of-ringworm. Aspx ...Read more

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How to get rid of ring worm once an for all?

Antofungal: If the topicals do not work, than a course of a systemic or oral antifungal could be used such as griseofulvin. Lanisil, sporonox, Nizoral (ketoconazole) or diflucan. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of the worm in my brain?

How do I get rid of the worm in my brain?

Depends: You should talk with your doctor. There are different types of worms and different treatments. ...Read more

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I have had an itchy anus. No worms. How to get rid of an itchy anus?

I have had an itchy anus. No worms. How to get rid of an itchy anus?

See a doctor: See a docotr to make sur eit is nothing serious, and can also be diet, avoid spicy and tomato foods, and eat bland food for a while. ...Read more

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I have worms can I get rid of it with out the 3 day tablets as I'm no going to my doctors it to embarrassing?

Depends: It greatly depends on what worms you think you have; some worms will require prescription medications, and thus you will have to go to the doctor. ...Read more

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What are these little black worms in my poop? How do I get rid of them?

What are these little black worms in my poop? How do I get rid of them?

A picture might help: ...us understand your concerns. If the worms are motile, bring a sample to your provider for identification & analysis. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a rash that looks like several ring worms but moves positions daily. It itches occasionally. Been occurring for 4 months?

How can I get rid of a rash that looks like several ring worms but moves positions daily. It itches occasionally. Been occurring for 4 months?

Eczema: Nummular eczema is an allergy disorder in which itchy, coin-shaped spots or patches appear on the skin.
In general, keep the skin lubricated. Apply oil such as neutrogena body oil or alpha-keri oil to the skin at the end of ones shower. Vaseline is even more helpful if not too greasy.
Prescription topical cortisone is helpful to control this skin condition. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if a person has worms how can they get rid of them without going to the doctor?

Need Stool Test: For most parasites except pinworms you need to examine stools for ova and parasite to find out which parasite it is and you have to see a doctor to get the test done. Some times you can see the parasite with naked eye but we still do stool test as there can be more than one kind of worm. Some parasites do not need any treatment and others do, but you have to identify the parasite to know that. ...Read more

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Hi I think I have a ring worm on the side of my lip on my vagina what can I use to get rid of it and what causes it to get there?

Hi I think I have a ring worm on the side of my lip on my vagina what can I use to get rid of it and what causes it to get there?

Topical antifungal: Ringworm, so named but the appearance of the rash. Usually a raised red border with flat center. This is caused by a fungus. Usually transmission is close contact with a person with a fungal infection. You can use antifungal cream on the area. A safe choice would be a cream used for "Jock Itch" or a cream that comes in the package for a Yeast Infection. Using these creams once or twice a day ...Read more

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I'm worried that myself and 2 your chikdrrn have ring worm from sister cat my daughter is 7 weeks old and its on her chin how do I get rid of them?

Ringworm: Clotrimazole, or brand name Lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream is great. Treat 3x a day. Treat until you can barely see it anymore. It can be up to 3 weeks, the fungus has very long roots. This is an OTC drug, here. If you notice it in the scalp, by circular bald spots, then you need to see a doctor, for a medicine you take orally, not a cream. Not a problem, even for your newborn. ...Read more

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I saw a disturbing picture on twitter of a hand with holes about 10 with worms in it and now I can't get rid of it.

I saw a disturbing picture on twitter of a hand with holes about 10 with worms in it and now I can't get rid of it.

Your brain needs: To replace that pic w/something else. When we try not to think of something we are thinking of that thing. Choose a nice memory and recall that to replace the pic you don't want to see. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Vermox for 3 days until 4 days ago. Dead worms now coming out in stools (unsure of kind). How get rid of these permanently? When to take Vermox again?

Vermox for 3 days until 4 days ago. Dead worms now coming out in stools (unsure of kind). How get rid of these permanently? When to take Vermox again?

Depends: The dose and timing for this drug is dependent upon the type of worms you are treating. Some require much more med than others. Either find out and submit another question or ask the physician who started your treatment. ...Read more

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I have a ring worm on the side of my lip on my vagina can u let me know what to use to get rid of it?

Over the counter: Over the counter treatments are generally quite effective and you may get one from your pharmacy without a prescription. If it does not go away after a week of treatment, see your doctor. You may consult this site for info on this topic:
http://www. Cdc. Gov/fungal/diseases/ringworm/treatment. Html
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Derma give duracan and elica m for my fungal infection. Pls help me to get rid of this. I think its a ring worm. Can I get this thru water? Thnku

Derma give duracan and elica m for my fungal infection. Pls help me to get rid of this. I think its a ring worm. Can I get this thru water? Thnku

Yes: Humidity can cause fungal infection. ringworm is like a ring. Elica is only for itching not for treatment. One dose of oral duracan may be enough but follow ur derm md advice. ...Read more