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Initial Steps Treatment is with parenteral penicillin 10-20 x 106 U/day for 2-4 weeks. Additional Steps For the penicillin-allergic patient, prescribe sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim DS (800/160) 3-5 tablets daily (2.4 to 4.0 grams sulfamethoxazole daily). Subsequent Steps It is important to look for underlying bony involvement, especially in the case of cervicofacial actinomycosis. Eradication of an underlying […]