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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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Is there a good way to get rid of worms in the human stool?

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
532M people helped
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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Dr. Cindy Juster
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Dr. Mitzi Scotten
Board Certified, Pediatrics
23 years in practice
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How to get rid of ring worm in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

Dr. Mitzi Scotten
Board Certified, Pediatrics
23 years in practice
132K people helped
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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Dr. Cindy Juster
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Dr. Mitzi Scotten
Board Certified, Pediatrics
23 years in practice
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How to get rid of "ring worm" in a human being, and what are the effects on your body?

Dr. Mitzi Scotten
Board Certified, Pediatrics
23 years in practice
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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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Dr. Kenneth Stoller
Board Certified, Preventive Medicine
30 years in practice
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How to get rid of worms without medication?

Dr. Kenneth Stoller
Board Certified, Preventive Medicine
30 years in practice
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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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Dr. Cindy Juster
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Dr. Tanya Russo
Board Certified, Pediatrics
20 years in practice
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How do you get rid of worms in children?

Dr. Tanya Russo
Board Certified, Pediatrics
20 years in practice
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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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Dr. Roy Arnold
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
42 years in practice
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How to get rid of worms?

Dr. Roy Arnold
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
42 years in practice
5M people helped
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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Dr. Martin Raff
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
51 years in practice
103M people helped
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Can you get rid of worms taking medication?

Dr. Martin Raff
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
51 years in practice
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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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Dr. Miguel Cano
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
25 years in practice
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How do I get rid of worms when pregnant?

Dr. Miguel Cano
Board Certified, Obstetrics and Gynecology
25 years in practice
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How do I get rid of worms when pregnant?

Depends: It depends on the type. Pinworm vs ascaris vs flatworms all require treatment. Many of the same meds used when not pregnant can be used for treatment. See your doc and first identify which type of worm you're carrying. Then appropriate medication can be prescribed. Take care. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Killian
Board Certified, General Practice
23 years in practice
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How do I get rid of worms in my body without telling my mom?

Dr. Robert Killian
Board Certified, General Practice
23 years in practice
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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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Dr. Yash Khanna
Board Certified, Family Medicine
52 years in practice
132M people helped
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Is taking piperazine citrate to get rid of worms generally considered safe?

Dr. Yash Khanna
Board Certified, Family Medicine
52 years in practice
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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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