Toxoplasmosis Home Care
Home care for toxoplasmosis includes:
- Drink plenty of liquids.
- Take prescribed antibiotics as directed:
- Don't skip doses of your medication. This makes them less effective.
- Don't stop taking your medication just because you feel better.
- If you feel worse, talk to your doctor before you stop your medication.
- Be aware of the common side effects that may be caused by your medication.
- Acetaminophen for pain
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain
Toxoplasmosis Warning Signs
Notify your doctor if you have toxoplasmosis and any of the following:
- Worsening abdominal pain
- Worsening cough
- Fever over 101 degrees F (38.3 C)
- Difficulty breathing
- Excessive bruising
- Vision loss
In infants, notify your doctor for:
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