Later, in this guide I provide 11 sample herbal and prescription antibiotic treatment plans, including the dosing regimens I find effective. The focus of this article is on Lyme germ treatment. Long term use hydroxychloroquine Vitamin and hydroxychloroquine together It seems to be an extremely helpful drug when used as part of a multi-drug regimen for chronic Lyme disease or Lyme Disease Complex, as some call it. Typically it is added to regimens which include Amoxicillin or Ceftin plus Biaxin or Zithromax and Plaquenil or Doxycycline / Minocyline. Doctor put me on Doxy, Azithromycin, Plaquenil, but I was developing paresthesia from the doxy on my hands after sun exposure, so he Lyme Disease Rifampin, Azithromycin, Plaquenil Regimen Question It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. I have to say that the best I feel is on Plaquenil and doxycycline, with steroids occasionally. I have a flare. I wish that I could find one Dr that would treat me the same as a doctor in Gainesville Florida treated me. so that I could continue to feel better. Plaquenil alone does at first give you night terrors and insomnia. As a result, many Lyme-Literate Medical Doctors (LLMDs), like me, prescribe antibiotics based on theory in addition to our collective observation, which is that combinations of antimicrobials work better than single agents alone. For information about treating Lyme disease coinfections see Kills Bartonella: A Brief Guide, Kills Babesia: A Brief Guide, Kills Anaplasma and Ehrlichia: A Brief Guide and Target Viruses, Mycoplasma, & Chlamydia in Lyme? Before I describe these plans, you should be aware that chronic Lyme disease recovery requires more than antibiotics. Treating Borrelia, the Lyme germ, with antibiotics is complicated because limited research shows which treatment regimens work best. Plaquenil and zithromax for lyme Question about Plaquenil - Lyme Disease, Lyme Disease Rifampin, Azithromycin, Plaquenil Regimen Question Hydroxychloroquine best time to takePlaquenil cause muscle painPlaquenil lfts By Daniel J. Cameron, MD, MPH Although Lyme disease is the most talked about tick-transmitted disease, Babesia is more common than you might think. In the 2015 issue of Trends in Parasitology, Diuk-Wasser and colleagues report that up to 40% of patients with Lyme disease experienced concurrent Babesiosis. 1 This means that out of the Babesia and Lyme - Daniel Cameron MD. LymeMD Plaquenil alone?. TREAT BABESIA WITH ANTHELMINTICS NOT ANTIMALARIALS II.. I was Rx'd Mepron + Zithromax for 15 weeks almost 4 months. Thinking the babs was eradicated, my LLMD then Rx'd an oral abx combo to treat the Lyme. about 6 months later, due to the return of symptoms my LLMD attributed to babs profuse night sweats, low-grade fevers, nausea, etc. I was Rx'd Mepron + Zithromax which I took for 6 full months. Hi, I have lyme disease and have frequently been on plaquenil only in the summer as stronger drugs are used when I'm not in the sun and I've yet to experience this. But I do know that it is often used to prevent and treat malaria and that many drugs that deal with such things have a tendency to cause some crazy dreams. Bladder issues Interstitial Cystitis - IC from Lyme or Bartonella. plaquenil both a month ago, and zithromax one week ago, but the bladder symptoms continue.