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Disulfiram (Tetraethylthiuram Disulfide) in the Treatment of Lyme Disease and Babesiosis

A drug called Disulfiram, used to treat alcohol use disorder by making patients sick when they consume alcohol, was identified in a drug screening project as a possible treatment for #Lymedisease. This new paper presents three case studies. Further research is needed, including proper clinical trials to establish limits of clinical utility and safety.