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How fast does it take for a pinworm to go away?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Few days

Once you take medication they generally die off quickly.
Sometimes people notice the worms in their stool as the body clears itself. Occasionally you have to take the repeat dose two weeks later to get any stragglers....

In brief: Few days

Once you take medication they generally die off quickly.
Sometimes people notice the worms in their stool as the body clears itself. Occasionally you have to take the repeat dose two weeks later to get any stragglers....
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: WithTreatment1-2Days

With treatments it takes 1to2 days for pinworms to go away Reinfections are common and requires second treatment after 2 weeks

In brief: WithTreatment1-2Days

With treatments it takes 1to2 days for pinworms to go away Reinfections are common and requires second treatment after 2 weeks
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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