Pinworms in Young Children – Dr. Norman Swan

by | Gastrointestinal Health, Kids and Teens Health


Pinworms are a common problem in young children. The symptoms are an itchy bottom, and you can often see the pinworms when you look at it. And the treatment is usually a single dose of a particular medication, which your pharmacist can advise you on or your GP.

If you’re not sure that it’s pinworms, you really do need to check in with your GP.

Dr Norman Swan, Physician and Journalist