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Are tick bites often treated with doxycycline

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Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

I had a tick bite infection . On doxycycline. Any travelling restrictions or suggestions(I know about sun exposure) ... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

My 20-year-old daughter was bitten by a tick yesterday. She removed it within an hour of her walk in the woods. She didn t save the tick, so I don t know if it s the variety that carries Lyme Disease , but we... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

A week ago I had a tick bite . The site of the bite became raised, about four inches across, but only redness in the middle half inch. No erythema migrant. I was prescribed doxicylin, though I am ... View answer

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I am currently taking doxycyc mono 100 mg to treat bronchitis and cough . My cough has basically disappeared and my throat is not sore, but I am getting loose stools and frequent feverish episodes followed ... View answer

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

twice year Zometa 2009. Mid-May 2011 tick bite started Doxycycline and 3 days later severe gastric pain, vomit, fever, started Metronidazole while taking Doxy. (Previous tick bite 2009... View answer

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Dr. Muzaffer Hussain Parray MD

I was started on doxycycline today to cover for possible lyme infection from a tick bite last week which suddenly ballooned the last two days but the bite site is surrounded by cellulitis not... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I had a tick bite. The doctor prescribed doxycycline twice a day 100 mg. each. I started taking ... and crotch areas. I am taking Pradaxa on a regular basis. Should I continue doxycycline or... View answer

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Dr. Aarti Abraham MD

Swollen Lymp nodes near bikni line a little bit into pubic hair after tick bite: I got a tick bite ... pregnant. Im also having a pain every so often behind my knee leg area........i don... View answer

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Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

I think I have been exposed to Chlymida form sexual intercoutse with a female. After 12 hrs of exposure I started 300mg dexocycline. Can this prevent infection from occurring? And transmission Of the Chlymida bacteria.... View answer

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Dr. AASHISH KHURANA MD

and bumps are back. How long a stint can one take Doxy and how often? ... View answer

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

No it will not affect the effectiveness of doxycycline.

Dr. Avinash Mandloi MD

Take tt for atleast 1 week. Also make sure ur partner is also treated.or if untreated avoid sex for further 1week after ur antibiotic tt is over to avoid reinfection.

Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

Hello Although the first line of treatment for chlamydia is AZITHROMYCIN 1 gm orally in a single dose . 2nd line is doxycycline 100 mg twice in a day for 7 days.