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can amoxicillin treat stds

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
STD treatments ?: STD's are treated by identification by culture and further lab determinations of sensitivity to a specific antibiotic. Viral STD's have a variety of a ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not effectively: It might kill a few gonorrhea but many strains are resistant. It is a 3rd tier treatment for chlamydia if taken long enough. If you think you were ex ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Not for STD: I do not know of any STD where this antibiotic would be the preferred treatment.
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
17 years experience Family Medicine
Few times.: The most common STD infections are not treated with amoxicillin. There are still some infections that can be treated with penicillin. Consult with y ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Neither: First, you need to know which std you have. Second, there is no std that's treatable with either of these antibiotics.
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Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
STD risk: If your question is could you have a new infection then the answer is yes. You are at risk anytime you don’t use proper protection
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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STD: No, antibiotics are specific to the type of bacteria suspected as the infective organism and it certainly would not treat viral infection such as Herp ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Sadeh
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: The results are accurate. The presence of the bacteria would not have been altered by the medication you used.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: During the #3 pregnancy at its 33rd week, it's important to make sure of no STD like chlamydia, gono, trich, etc. So, see gyn-doc timely.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Strep related: There are at least two forms of rash associated with strep. One is related to a toxin released by living strep germs, typically flat, sand papery and ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is the choice of antibiotic chiefly for sinusitis & respiratory tract infection by bacteria, not for STDs ... Read More

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