Lyme Disease Medication

Lyme Diseases Symptom 

The first phase is early localized disease, which occurs three to 30 days after the tick bite that transmitted the infection. This stage is characterized by skin inflammation. Victim feel like erythema migrans, but only 70% of people who get Lyme disease feel this symptom. It starts at the site of the tick bite and expands over the next several days. It can eventually cover an area up to about 12 inches across. Some of the area may clear, giving the rash at times a bull's-eye appearance.

The next phase of the illness is the early disseminated stage, which occurs within days to weeks after the tick bite, there is spreading of the skin inflammation to other areas. Pain and swelling may feel in large joints, such as the knee joints. Other symptoms that can occur include palsy of the facial nerve, leading to loss of muscle tone on one or both sides of face.

The next phase will merge if the above condition is not being cured, a later stage of the illness, known as the late disseminated stage, may develop in the following months to years. Symptoms of this later stage can include intermittent attacks of arthritis, with joint swelling and pain. Neurological symptoms, such as numbness and tingling in the extremities, shooting pains, and short-term memory problems have also been reported in the later stages.

How to cure from Lyme Diseases

Lyme diseases medication can be optional method, this because of avoid from side effects are merge. To make sure the presence of side effect you must consultation to your doctor, to make any special precautions. If have any other question you can contact your doctor:

The optional medication of Lyme diseases include:
  • Antibiotic
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
The kind of antibiotic usually use are:
  • Doxycycline (Vibramycin and others)
  • Amoxicilin (Amoxil and others)
  • Cefuroxime (Crflin, Kefurox, Zinacef)
  • Ceftriaxone (Rocephin)
Possible side effect that probably merge such as:
  • Abdominal pain or discomfort
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Allergic reaction, including skin rash, swelling, and difficulties breathing
  • Hypersensitivity to sunlight
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
The common names of nonsteroidal medicine such as:
  • Ibuprotein (Advil, Genpril, Medipren, Motrin, Nuprin, Rufen)
  • Naproxen sodium (Aleve, Anaprox, Naprosyn)
NSAIDs are like pain relievers, usually doctor give recipe this medicine if you have arthritis pain as complication of Lyme disease.
Side effect probable of using this medicine such as:
  • Increased bleeding after surgery
  • Headache
  • Upset stomach
  • Ulcers or gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Flu like feeling
  • Asthma or chest tightness


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