enterobius vermicularis. Its a parasite, very, very common and GPs underestimate it.
Common symptoms are> restless sleep and night sweats, Ds or constipation, bloating, nausea and or vomiting, pain on the left side of belly button, eventually an itchy bottom. The pain usually increases over the day.
Get your GP to make a scotch tape test, if positive, follow the strict hygiene measures and get him to prescribe the meds for three rounds. take the meds, wait three weeks, take again, wait three weeks, take it.
Oh, and avoid starches and sugars for a while, eat lots of veggies, wholemeal and fruits and garlic. Good luck!
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.