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Antihelmintics - Medicines for Worms

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Worms are parasites that enter the body and are able to live and feed off the person they have entered. The most common worm infection in the UK is threadworms. Medicines to treat worm are sometimes called antihelmintics.

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Threadworms (Enterobius vermicularis) are small worm parasites that infect the intestines of humans. Threadworms, sometimes known as pinworms, are white and look like a small piece of thread. The adult female worm can be 8-13mm long, and the male wor...

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