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    Suggest medication for Lyme disease

Posted on Sat, 12 Aug 2017 in Infections
Question: Hi,
Could you please tell me what is the best medicine to cure Lyme disease? I have been prescribed Doxycycline from a Doctor who initially mis diagnosed me.
Thank you!!
Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 50 minutes later
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The first line medication for Lyme disease is Doxycycline at office visits. It is given for 20 to 30 days depending on the clinical features.
You should take it before it is late.
Your doctor might have misdiagnosed earlier but now he had prescribed right medicine for Lyme's disease.
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Dr. V. N. S. Parinam

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