A 27-year-old female asked:
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what's the best treatment for someone who has late stage lyme disease? will i ever feel better again?

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Treatment. : You definitely will be ok again.! The best treatment for complication and late stage Lyme disease is IV antibiotics. It's usually started with central pick line in hospital and takes 2-3 weeks. Good luck.
Answered on Oct 21, 2016

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