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Other names: Biaxin, Biaxin XL
Method of use: Pill
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Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic used to treat pharyngitis, tonsillitis, acute maxillary sinusitis, acute bacterial exacerbati...
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Clarithromycin for Lyme
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Clarithromycin & Lyme

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of treatment. Your wife's symptoms really resemble Lyme...
" ...Lyme and I have gotten better. It will take longer than 10 days in her case and herxing is different from person to person. My LLMD told me that I will get worse before getting better and was he ... "

My Lyme IgM Western Blot test was positive according to...
" IGeneX, but negative to the CDC/NYS. I'm a bit confused--either I have Lyme or I don't. Has this happened to anyone else? I could not take doxy.--made me... "

been getting treatment for lyme and babesia for about 6...
" ...for lyme and babesia for about 6 months, but the flagyl is new. My doctor thinks that clarithromycin works like zithromax with mepron, they are both macrolite antibiotics. I was on Artemisinin,... "

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the Zith to Biaxin XL. He was on generic clarithromycin...
" ...for PANDAS, Lyme ( WB IgG positive), and recently found Myco P (IgG and IgM) and HHV 6 IgG. We were considering asking to switch the Zith to Biaxin XL. He was on generic clarithromycin before and... "

you on? I have had chronic Lyme for 3 years (diagnosed)....
" ...and when I switched to Mepron/Clarithromycin, I had a pretty good herx for 2 days. Zithromax kills better in the tissues, Biaxin kills better in the blood.\" Georgia, What doses of the meds were/a... "

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was intense. I had a similar experience with Minocycline...
"'re on clarithromycin for lyme. It's good to hear you're feeling better after the herx. It sounds like the herx was intense. I had a similar experience with Minocycline and then Omnicef. ... "

of experimental Lyme disease in vivo. Alder J, Mitten...
" ...treatment of experimental Lyme disease in vivo. Alder ...arthritis induced by Borrelia burgdorferi infection in the hamster. ...effective therapy for Lyme disease. PMID: 8328782... "

I think that is an excellent lyme drug. That also gets...
" I herxed immediately with minocycline. All my joint got sore and achy, I was dizzy, I was confused. I ...good suggestions maybe clarithromycin. I think that is an excellent lyme drug. That als... "

3/2014 -diagnosed with Lyme and bartonella co-infection...
" ...since 2008 3/2014 -diagnosed with Lyme and bartonella co-infection Currently taking Clarithromycin & rifampin 06/10/14----9/6/14 Got pic line. Was on Rocephin. Eliminated gluten and... "

my case, we treated just the lyme for about 4 months before...
" ...minocycline for a couple weeks, but I had a bad reaction so he switched me to Azithromycin (zithromax) for a couple months. Then I went to Clarithromycin, which I've been on for about a month and a... "

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