What is the best antibiotic for cat scratch fever?

Alka Goyal

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Treatment with antibiotics such as azithromycin can be helpful. Other antibiotics may be used, including clarithromycin, rifampin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, or ciprofloxacin.
 
Cat-scratch disease is an infection with Bartonella bacteria that is often transmitted by cat scratches, flea bites or cat bites. Treatment with antibiotics such as azithromycin can be a lot helpful. Other antibiotics can also be used, such as rifampin, clarithromycin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, or ciprofloxacin. The people with a weakened immune system should seek proper treatment with antibiotics which will usually lead to recovery. For example, people with HIV/AIDS and others, who have a weakened immune system, suffer a serious case of cat-scratch disease. in such condition, treatment with antibiotics is recommended. It is important to provide the right treatment at right time.
 

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