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Title:
METHOD FOR TREATING LYME DISEASE
Document Type and Number:
Japanese Patent JP2013139443
Kind Code:
A
Abstract:

To provide a new method for treating Lyme disease and/or a Borrelia infection since current treatment using antibiotics being of long durations of time, not effective to complications, and because infections persisting even after prolonged therapy.

The method comprises administering at least once, preferably twice to animals in need (human or animals other than human) a therapeutically effective amount of cefovecin. Moreover, in other aspects, cefovecin and a second antibiotic (preferably, amoxicillin or doxycycline) are administered together.


Inventors:
HABER CHRISTOPHER L
MEEUS PATRICK F
Application Number:
JP2012000286979
Publication Date:
July 18, 2013
Filing Date:
December 28, 2012
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Assignee:
ZOETIS LLC
International Classes:
A61K31/546; A61K31/43; A61K31/65; A61K31/7048; A61K45/00; A61P31/04; A61P43/00
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Shinjiro Ono
Kobayashi Yasushi
Hiroyuki Tomita
Hoshino Osamu
Yamaguchi Akiko