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I think I have a hookworm but no one believes me thus no treatment.

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I think I have a hookworm but no one believes me thus no treatment. I am desperate and am considering taking my lab's Trifexis. Will it kill the worm or hurt me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
Thank you for your question,
I’mCustomerand I’ll try to help you.
Did you have any test?
what are your symptoms?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Please just answer my question about trifexis.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the reply.
There is no data available about the safety of Trifexis for human use.
The producers also stated that it is not for human.
Here is details of FDA report on it.
http://www.fda.gov/downloads/AnimalVeterinary/Products/ApprovedAnimalDrugProducts/FOIADrugSummaries/UCM252248.pdf
I feel you should not try it.
I hope this information helps.
Regards.