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Bloody threadworms in DS and Me

(4 Posts)
JamInMyWellies Wed 29-Jan-14 22:45:14

Just realised DS2 has worms and so do I.

Only problem DS3 is 5wks old and I am breast feeding. Is there anything I can take???

evertonmint Wed 29-Jan-14 22:49:28

Lucky you grin (been there, had that!)

I think Vermox is ok when bf but I'd give the Breastfeeding Network drug line a call - 0844 412 4665 - or check their website as they sometimes have drug fact sheets.

JamInMyWellies Thu 30-Jan-14 20:34:14

Saw the GP after much checking of bks by him and the wonder of google by me. It would appear that vermox is ok to take. DS3 sleeps for a good 5-7hrs at night so will take it after his last feed and most of it will be gone by the time he next feeds.

evertonmint Thu 30-Jan-14 21:25:04

Good luck. Wash all your bedding and towels the day after you've taken the meds, good hygiene and you should be fine.

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