Cyclospora Infection (Cyclosporiasis) (cont.)
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Cyclospora Infection Treatment
Diagnosis is important because for this parasite only one combination drug is the treatment of choice, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole 160/800, oral tablet, twice a day for seven to 10 days. Unfortunately, there are no good alternatives to this combination drug according to the CDC. If an individual is allergic to this drug, the CDC suggests they be evaluated by an allergist or perhaps an infectious-disease expert.
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