Stromectol (ivermectin) is an antihelmintic medicine intended for the therapy of strongyloidiasis (threadworm). It works by eliminating the creating earthworm right in the intestinal tracts. This medicine is typically taken as a single dose with a full glass of water. Follow your doctor's directions and make sure you do not take even more of this medicine than recommended. After you take a dosage of this medicine specific examinations will need to be performed in order to evaluate the excellence of your treatment. If the infection has not totally removed you may be prescribed another dose of this drug.