Boots Threadworm Tablets - 4 Tablets

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Product description

This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.

Unfortunately, next day home delivery is unavailable for this product.

Please note that you must be in to sign for this delivery.

We need to ensure that this medicine is suitable for the person it is intended for. Therefore a Boots pharmacist may be required to contact you by phone to find out some additional information. If they are unable to speak to you when required your order may be delayed or the pharmacy medicine part of your order cancelled.

Please ensure your contact details are correct before ordering this medicine.

Boots Threadworm Tablets is for the treatment of threadworms (sometimes known as pinworms).

How to Use

Before using this medicine

Do not use:

  • If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
  • If you are having an X-ray (because it may affect the results)

You can use this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Read all of the enclosed leaflet for full instructions.

Check the foil is not broken before use. If it is, do not give that tablet.

The tablets are orange-flavoured and may be chewed, crushed or swallowed whole. However always crush the tablet before giving it to a young child. Always supervise a child when they are taking this medicine.

Children of 2 years and over, and adults: one tablet, once only.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.

Hazards and Cautions

Do not give more than the amount recommended above.

If symptoms do not go away within a few days, talk to your doctor.

Possible side effects

Most people will not have problems, but some may get some of these:

  • Skin rash, red or itchy skin (allergic reaction)
  • Skin irritation

Reporting side effects:

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed on this label. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: By reporting side effects you can help provide more infomration on the sfety of this medicine.

Do not give to children under 2 years.

This medicine will kill threadworms. However it may not destroy their eggs, which can cause reinfection and also infect other people. In cases of reinfection, a second tablet may be given or taken after 2 weeks.

It is therefore recommended that all members of the family (except pregnant or breastfeeding women or children under 2 years), living in the same house, are treated at the same time and that precautions are taken to prevent reinfection.

Keep out of the sight and reach of children

This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or phamacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.

Age Restriction

You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.

Suitable For

for all the family, 2 years plus


Sunset yellow (E110).

Patient information leaflet

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Boots Threadworm Tablets - 4 Tablets


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£6.99 or 699 points

4 TAB £1.75 per 1TAB


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Boots Threadworm Tablets (Mebendazole 100mg) from 2 years plus. Orange flavour, chewable tablet. Stops itching.

When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

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When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

See details below, always read the label

Suitable For

for all the family, 2 years plus

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