Hi Tsmax, I was diagnosed with RMSF in July 2012. I have no recollection of a tick bite, but had severe muscle pain which migrated throughout my body and also migraines and light sensitivity. I took Doxycycline for 14 days. Started to feel a lot better, but then in the beginning of Sept. I developed severe backpain, fatigue, and headaches. I had an ultrasound, lumbar xray, and contrast CT scan and they all came back normal. I'm not sure if this has to do with the RMSF or not. I was sick for about 2 months before getting diagnosed in July. It is very frustrating and there is a severe lack of infectious disease doctors in my area. Do you think we will ever be "back to normal" again? I haven't tried any supplements, but maybe I will try some Vitamin D or B12 and see what happens. Good luck to you! -LauraView Thread
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