It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board
THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE. TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE





Re: PULLED TICK from STOMACH

Re: PULLED TICK from STOMACH

[ Back to Messages ]

Message

Posted by M.A. on June 07, 2000 at 10:33:44:

In Reply to: Re: PULLED TICK from STOMACH posted by TOM on June 07, 2000 at 08:45:25:

Tom if I would have known when I was bitten what I know now, I would not be on IV antibiotics 24 hours a day. I also burned the tick with a match, because I did not know better. I definitely would not wait until symtpoms appear. Only 50% of people with Lyme get a rash. No Lyme tests are 100%. Blood tests are unreliable especially early on. Even the CDC says that Lyme should be diagnosed clically. Lyme is very serious. I definitely would take the antibiotics. Only cetain antibiotics are effective for Lyme. The side effects from them cannot compare to the symptoms and long term affects of Lyme Disease. Please get the book "Everything You Need To Know About Lyme Disease" it is packed with information.


Follow Ups




All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:19 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Copyright and Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!