Deworming Tips for Adults. There are several types of worms that can cause problems in adults, including threadworm, roundworm, strongyloides, whipworm and hookworm.As threadworm is the most common worm infection in Australia and New Zealand (with other worm types considered quite rare), this information focusses on this type of infection.
The standard pack contains 6 tablets and the family pack contains 18 tablets. The packet of 6 tablets of regular strength Combantrin contains enough tablets to treat approximately two children or one adult. The family pack of 18 regular strength Combantrin tablets contains enough tablets to treat approximately two children and two adults.
Pyrantel embonate (Combantrin™) treats common worms like threadworms, roundworms and hookworms and is gentle on kids. How does Pyrantel embonate (Combantrin™) work? Pyrantel Embonate is the active ingredient in Combantrin™ Pyrantel Embonate works as a ‘neuro-muscular blocking agent’, effectively paralyzing the worms inside the body.
An Effective Threadworm Treatment. COMBANTRIN ® is a highly effective treatment to rid the body of threadworm infections – just one dosage of COMBANTRIN ® or COMBANTRIN ®-1 kills adult worms within the body, either through paralysis with COMBANTRIN ® or by preventing them from absorbing the glucose they need to survive – with COMBANTRIN.