- Mebendazole, Albendazole or pyrantel pamoate, to kill the organism. These drugs are given for 1-3days
- Iron supplements, if the patient has anemia
- Thiabendazoleointment, is used in case of Cutaneous larva migrans.
- People should avoid defecation outside and should use proper sewage disposal system.
- Avoid walking barefoot in areas where hookworm infection is widespread, and in areas where the soil may be contaminated with human feces.