- No antibiotics necessary – bites are shallow
- No antibiotics necessary unless signs of systemic or local infection
- Tx: Augmentin (amoxicillin/claulanate)
- Pregnant patient
- Tdap at any point during the pregnancy
- Per CDC: “Pregnant women should receive Tdap anytime during pregnancy if it is indicated (e.g., wound care, during a community pertussis outbreak).” Just don’t then repeat it again during that same pregnancy.
- Antibiotics required due to deep nature of bite
- Tx: Augmentin