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Which medications help treat syphilis?

Syphilis is simple to cure with the appropriate antibiotics prescribed by a doctor. An injectable form of penicillin is commonly used to treat most stages of syphilis with good effect. For those penicillin-allergic individuals, oral courses of doxycycline or tetracycline antibiotics would be other good choices.

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