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A 35-year-old female asked:

Should i go and see my gp, i have tick bites all over my body & found about 20 of them on me today? is there medication to prevent tick bite fever?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Yes: With an infestation of ticks and tick bites it is prudent to take antibiotics to prevent illness.
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