Threadworm

Treat all household contacts at the same time PLUS advise hygiene measures for 2 weeks (hand hygiene, pants at night, morning shower (include perianal area) PLUS wash sleepwear, bed linen, and dust, vacuum on day one. Child ​< 6 mths add perianal wet wiping or washes 3 hourly during day

Link to patient information leaflet 

Child ​< 6 mths: hygiene methods only -perianal wet wiping or washes 3 hourly during day

All patients over 6 months: mebendazole

(off-label if <2yrs)

100mg

Stat dose, but repeat in 2 weeks if infestation persists