Anaplasmosis is a disease that is caused by a tick bite. The bacteria get into the skin and makes a person sick. Ticks can come from different animals, such as dogs and cattle. Animals can get anaplasmosis as well. Cats don’t get it as much as dogs and cattle. There is a cure for anaplasmosis, such as Doxycycline. This should be taken as directed. When a human gets anaplasmosis, there are a few symptoms to check for.
If you suspect you have been in contact with a tick, go to your doctor immediately. There is nothing to be embarrassed about.
Once you get treatment for it, you can take steps to not let it happen again, such as wearing protective clothing at all times, especially if you’re around a lot of animals. Animals that have to go outside are prone to getting ticks.
Here are eight symptoms of anaplasmosis to look out for.
1. Severe headache is a symptom of anaplasmosis.
In order to get relief from a severe headache is to take Tylenol. It is recommended to just take what is needed. The reason you’re having a severe headache is because of having anaplasmosis. Place a towel over your forehead and put ice cubes on the towel. Let it set for 15 minutes. Repeat this a few times a day. The tick that bit you is having an affect on you that is making you have a headache.
It is a good idea to rest until the headache goes away. Once it goes away, you’ll need to go to the doctor who will diagnose anaplasmosis. The doctor will prescribe medication for you to take. You’ll need to take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Even if your headache goes away, continue taking the medicine. If you stop too soon, the headache can come back.