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can a z pack cure chlamydia

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Zpack: If you take four of thr five pills at other same time....
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Understanding med: This one will cure it. It is different from many antibiotics in its mechanics. Others you take daily for a long while because it doesn't stay in your ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
16 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Possible: Azithromycin lasts for a while in the body after the last dose, possibly up to a week or more. However , it is certainly possible to become reinfected ... Read More
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Dr. Keshab Paudel
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, sometime: If you got treated for chlamydia its well and good but so many people don't realize that the partners to be treated as well. I don't the case here but ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
25 years experience Family Medicine
One gram : One gram of Azithromycin treats chlamydia. Due to increasing resistance you need another medicine to treat Gono preferably an injection. Please see y ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes and no: The medication in a z-pack, azithromycin, is the drug of choice for chlamydia. However, it is supposed to be given as 1gm stat, i.e. Four 250mg tablet ... Read More
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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
36 years experience Pediatrics
Mostly chlamydia: GC is treated with ceftriaxone and other meds, zpack and doxycycline can treat Chlamydia
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Overtreatment: Five days of azithromycin (Z-pack) for chlamydia has not been studied formally, but almost certainly would be effective. For sure there is no need for ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1,000=1,000: 1,000 MG of AZITHROMYCIN = 1,000 MG of AZITHROMYCIN, no matter what the packaging or pill color. Different pill colors are very common if the pharmac ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
See answer: Though treating you with Doxycycline was not inappropriate , it certainly is possible that your dysuria was not related to recurrent or residual chla ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Infection clearing: It could just be the infection clearing up. If it persists or if you develop symptoms like pelvic pain, vaginal itching or burning see a doctor.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Doubt prostatitis: No STD or any infection that might cause prostatitis is possible from such contact. I'm guessing your symptoms are some combination of urinary urgency ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
What your doc says: This site is not here to provide diagnosis & treatment or help you avoid proper evaluation/treatment by your physician. If you think you have a ST ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roger Sherman
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: A single dose of 1,000mg of Azithromycin has a 97% cure rate for Chlamydia. Make sure your partner is treated so the germ doesn't bounce back and fort ... Read More
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