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My puppy has roundworm, i have treated her but then i panicked

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My puppy has roundworm, i have treated her but then i panicked that I could have caught it so I took 2 x mebendazole 100mg tablets but i should have only taken 1 will this harm me an what are the chances of me getting the roundworm?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
HelloThere is little chance that you would get roundworm.Very little, unless you somehow consumed the dogs feces.One extra pill should not harm you.I would talk to your doctor for reassurance in all of this. OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Its just as she is a puppy and she licks our faces I got concerned..I suffer badly with IBS and my symptoms have been terrible the last few days and I was convinced I may have worms, do you really think there is little chance?I also suffer with SVT and I take Bisoprolol daily
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
Yes, very little chance.It sounds like you suffer from anxiety as well.If you want to easy your mind, your doctor can easily order stool samples for the lab. please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes I do suffer from anxiety!One last question, does the mebendazole affect bisoprolol at all as i've had alot of ectopic beats the last 2 days..?
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
There are no listed drug interactions. please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.
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