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A 19-year-old male asked:

What type of antibiotics can u use for lyme disease?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 50 years experience
Choice: Between amoxicillin, Doxycycline or ceftriaxone.
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A 42-year-old member asked:

What are the antibiotics for Lyme disease?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 37 years experience
Several options: In adults, Doxycycline is the most common drug used to treat early lyme disease, though there are other options. Ceftriaxone is the most common drug used to treat later stages.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014
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