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What is the treatment for Lyme disease (early)?
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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology
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In brief: Oral antibiotics.
The treatment for this is apparently oral antibiotics.
For those >=12 and not pregnant, Doxycycline 100mg 2x/day is the first choice, while those <12 get amoxacillin 50mg/kg/day. Amoxaciliin 500 mg 3x/day is the second choice for adults. The 3rd and 4th choices for all ages are Cefuroxime axetil 500 mg 2x/day and Erythromycin 250 mg 4x/day respectively.

In brief: Oral antibiotics.
The treatment for this is apparently oral antibiotics.
For those >=12 and not pregnant, Doxycycline 100mg 2x/day is the first choice, while those <12 get amoxacillin 50mg/kg/day. Amoxaciliin 500 mg 3x/day is the second choice for adults. The 3rd and 4th choices for all ages are Cefuroxime axetil 500 mg 2x/day and Erythromycin 250 mg 4x/day respectively.
Dr. Joseph Woods
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Dr. Jerry Casale
Pediatrics
In brief: Oral antibiotics
Early lyme disease is treated with oral antibiotics there are a few good ones.
Doxycycline, ceftin, (cefuroxime) are a few talk with ur dr usually treatments are for 3 to 6 weeks. Probiotics are helpful to protect stomach and boost immune system.

In brief: Oral antibiotics
Early lyme disease is treated with oral antibiotics there are a few good ones.
Doxycycline, ceftin, (cefuroxime) are a few talk with ur dr usually treatments are for 3 to 6 weeks. Probiotics are helpful to protect stomach and boost immune system.
Dr. Jerry Casale
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