Threadworm is highly contagious and is the only common worm infestation found in people in New Zealand and Australia. Threadworm infestation is evident by the presence of tiny white threads around the anal region. Other common symptoms include itching around the anus and the vagina, restless sleep, grinding teeth and irritability. If one family member is found to have threadworms then every family member should be treated.
Mebendazole USP 100mg
For children (2-12 years) and adults – Take one tablet, once. Tablets can be swallowed whole, chewed or crushed into a teaspoon of food.
If symptoms persist see your doctor or pharmacist.
Not suitable for children under 2 years of age. If you are pregnant seek medical advice before treatment