Difference between revisions of "Template:Ehrlichiosis antibiotics"

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''antibiotics should be continued for 5 days after the last recorded fever''
 
''antibiotics should be continued for 5 days after the last recorded fever''
===Adult===
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*Adults: [[Doxycycline]] 100mg PO/IV BID x 14 days
[[Doxycycline]] 100mg PO/IV BID x 14 days
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*Pediatrics: under 45 kg use [[Doxycycline]] 2.2mg/kg PO/IV twice a day
===Pediatric===
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*Pregnant: [[Rifampin]] 300mg PO every 12 hours
For children under 45 kg use [[Doxycycline]] 2.2mg/kg PO/IV twice a day
 
===Pregnant===
 
[[Rifampin]] 300mg PO every 12 hours
 

Latest revision as of 22:46, 18 January 2019

antibiotics should be continued for 5 days after the last recorded fever

  • Adults: Doxycycline 100mg PO/IV BID x 14 days
  • Pediatrics: under 45 kg use Doxycycline 2.2mg/kg PO/IV twice a day
  • Pregnant: Rifampin 300mg PO every 12 hours