albendazole is the most common treatment for pinworms. Treatment is a single tablet, which kills the worms. There are different strengths for adults and children younger than two years of age. Because eggs can survive for a few weeks, the patient will have to take a second dose two weeks later to lessen the chance of reinfection. You can get rid of pinworms with the help of medications and household cleaning strategies. Medication. Your doctor can usually treat a pinworm infection effectively with oral medication.Author: Anna Giorgi.
Affected individuals should seek treatment for pinworms even if this condition does not lead to serious health problems. The treatment is aimed at killing the adult worms to prevent them from hatching more eggs and spreading the infection to other people. Oct 03, 2016 · Medical Treatment for Adult Heat Rash. Your doctor will check if you have some symptoms such as redness, swelling, increased pain, fever, or pustules. Your doctor will advise you to use antibiotic treatment with topical creams or medications that taken by mouth to treat infections associated with heat rash.
Oct 19, 2016 · Pinworms Treatment. Prescription and over-the-counter medications are available to treat pinworms. Mebendazole and albendazole are prescription medications for the treatment of pinworms, and pyrantel pamoate is available over- the- counter. The medications only kill adult pinworms so they must be given in two doses.Author: Physicians' Review Network (PRN).