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Why do people use mepron (atovaquone) antibiotic for chronic Lyme disease?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Not sure

Atovaquone is not generally regarded as an antibiotic that has activity against borrelia species, the bacteria which cause lyme disease.

In brief: Not sure

Atovaquone is not generally regarded as an antibiotic that has activity against borrelia species, the bacteria which cause lyme disease.
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Unclear

Since most academic infectious disease physicians do not recognize that chronic lyme exists.

In brief: Unclear

Since most academic infectious disease physicians do not recognize that chronic lyme exists.
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