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how do you treat infection from tick bite?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Antibiotics: Tick bites may cause lyme disease and can be treated with doxycycline. The test for lyme disease can take 4 weeks to become positive. Treatment for early lyme is Doxycycline 100 mg per day for 21 days.
Answered on Jun 10, 2018

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