Treatment of Capnocytophaga Infection

Capnocytophaga infection can be treated with prescription medicine called antibiotics. Antibiotics kill bacterial germs like Capnocytophaga. It is important to call your doctor if you have been bitten by a dog or cat or believe that you might be infected with Capnocytophaga germs.

Different kinds of antibiotics can be used to treat Capnocytophaga infection. You may need to take more than one antibiotic to help you get better.