Atrioventricular heart block or carditis

Infection Prevention and Control

Routine Practices

Most Likely Pathogen

Borellia burgdorferi

Suggested Regimen

OR

OR

Once patient is stabilized without ongoing symptoms or signs, can be switched to oral therapy as above to finish 14 - 21 days

IgE mediated Penicillin Allergy

OR

Once patient is stabilized without ongoing symptoms or signs, can be switched to oral therapy as above to finish 14 - 21 days

If unable to take a beta-lactam or doxycycline

Consult ID

Duration of therapy

14 days