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Maumelle, AR
A 25-year-old female asked:

Is it standard practice to continue antibiotics for lyme disease until all symptoms are gone? so this could be weeks..months..?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
No: Studies have shown that long term use of antibiotics produces no benefit and can cause significant problems.
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Last updated Nov 20, 2013

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