p.a.w.s. oral pinworm

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What is p.a.w.s. oral pinworm?

Reeses Pinworm Medicine 144 mg/mL Oral Susp
Drug Name: PYRANTEL SUSPENSION - ORAL
Other Brand Names: Pin-Rid, Pin-X
Uses: This medication is used to treat intestinal worm infections such as pinworm, roundworm, and hookworm. Pyrantel belongs to a class of drugs known as anthelmintics. It works by making the worms unable to move (paralyzed) so that the body can remove them naturally in the stool. This medication may be used to self-treat pinworm infections. For other types of worm infections (such as roundworm, hookworm), use this product only as directed by your doctor. Do not use this medication in children younger than 2 years unless directed by the doctor.
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