Explain When to Use Emverm or Pyrantel Pamoate for Pinworms
The return of mebendazole under the new name Emverm (EM-verm) will put more focus on how to treat pinworms.
These staple-sized, white worms often cause anal itching...and are especially common in young kids. They can be seen around the anus at night...and sometimes on underwear, pajamas, or sheets.
Eggs can be picked up by touching contaminated objects or eating contaminated food. They can even float in air when shaking out bedding.