Medicaid Managed Care Open Enrollment Extended through Dec. 15
Current Suspected Overdose Deaths in Delaware for 2017: 223
On January 18, 2013 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported a shortage of Doxycycline. Doxycycline is a recommended and frequently used therapy for common sexually transmitted diseases and associated syndromes. Doxycycline tablets/capsules are currently available in very limited supplies.
CDC recommendations and alternative regimens are listed below and also outlined at: http://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/doxycyclineShortage.htm.
Chlamydia and Nongonococcal urethritis
Syphilis (In penicillin allergic non-pregnant patients only)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease*
*see STD Treatment Guidelines at http://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/2010/default.htm for additional regimens.
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