Yes, ivermectin cream for humans is used to treat certain types of roundworm infections. Caused by Strongyloides stercoralis, a roundworm that can live in the intestines and sometimes migrate to other parts of the body. A condition caused by several species of parasitic roundworms, often leading to severe swelling and other complications. Ivermectin targets the nervous system of the parasites, causing paralysis and death. It is effective against certain roundworms in both their larval and adult stages.

Ivermectin cream is generally considered safe when used appropriately, it's essential to use it under the guidance of a healthcare professional.