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Antabuse for Lyme Disease: The Way Forward

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DOI: 10.4236/wjns.2020.101001    1,120 Downloads   2,503 Views

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Despite leadership by dedicated lay organization and patient-based advocacy groups, the way forward for prospective candidates for disulfiram treatment has been difficult. This article provides the background, overview of disulfiram, in particular its intended use in post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome after a standard of care course of antibiotics fails to alleviate symptoms of tick borne disease. A series of recommendations are offered to guide patients and clinicians.

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Younger, D. and Murphy, B. (2020) Antabuse for Lyme Disease: The Way Forward. World Journal of Neuroscience, 10, 1-7. doi: 10.4236/wjns.2020.101001.

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