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



Lyme Disease Message Board

  • Has anyone gotten a rash from mepron?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 04-11-2010, 10:14 AM   #1
    shonks5
    Senior Member
    (female)
     
    shonks5's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Aug 2005
    Location: MD
    Posts: 237
    shonks5 HB User
    Has anyone gotten a rash from mepron?

    I've been on mepron for about 4 and a half weeks now and am getting a rash. It looks like prickly heat and is itchy. I am itchy elsewhere, but only have the rash on my stomach, and now on my arms. NP said it could be die off from the babesia, or it could be allergy to mepron. I've also read that mepron itself can give you a rash. It's allergy season, and I have allergies, so it's hard for me to know if it's seasonal allergy, allergy to mepron, or just mepron rash. I'm going to try a clay mask, and maybe a coffee enema! Anyone else experience this? I'd be grateful for any replies!

    Thanks,
    Shonks 5

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 05-06-2010, 11:33 AM   #2
    muddymind
    Newbie
    (female)
     
    muddymind's Avatar
     
    Join Date: May 2010
    Posts: 1
    muddymind HB User
    Re: Has anyone gotten a rash from mepron?

    Hi Shonks,
    This is my first post. I've read several but never posted myself. When I saw that no one responded to your post I thought I'd chime in. I've just started on Mepron myself (but this is only my second day). I don't have a rash per se but my skin is itchy and I noticed several other posts about Mepron where people were complaining of rashes. One poster said their doctor suggested taking some Benedryl with it (which makes me think some level of reaction is ok).

    It's been almost a month since you posted. I'd be curious to hear how things are going now?

    I started treatment for lyme 5 months ago and am feeling worse overall than before treatment (lots of new symptoms emerged or worsened which I guess is quite typical). I'm optimistic about the Mepron since its the first thing I've tried that attacks Babesia. I read a very promising post where someone noted that Mepron was the first thing that made them feel better and she's now 99% improved.

    Fingers crossed we have that kind of luck for a change...well wishes...

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Anyone have good knowledge of probiotics? tiredpoet Alternative Medicine 7 01-13-2009 08:44 AM
    Anyone take artemisinin or Mepron? fernee Lyme Disease 8 02-27-2008 05:58 AM
    Anyone know of a LLMD in Miami area? TheZim Lyme Disease 6 08-25-2007 10:54 PM
    Trying Malarone - anyone heard of it? 6Blues Lyme Disease 7 01-03-2007 09:31 AM
    Anyone who has taken Mepron and Ketek lynnp Lyme Disease 4 09-13-2006 07:45 PM
    Full Body Rash...Please Help! arcticablue Lyme Disease 34 03-30-2006 08:51 PM
    Daughter's Bulls-Eye Rash Years Ago mwmama Lyme Disease 2 06-02-2005 06:06 PM
    Has anyone here gotten better, I am a little skepticle Bothrops Lyme Disease 36 05-25-2005 02:58 AM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:13 PM.





    © 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!