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can you use protection for chlamydia

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Exposure: Condoms, spermacides, libricants, genital washes all have been promoted for cutting down std's. Yet none provide complete protection. Any exposure to ... Read More
Dr. Matthew Wosnitzer
14 years experience Urology
Possible: This is possible if your protection was not foolproof (such as a condom break) or unprotected sex before or after condom use.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Chlamydia: Chlamydia can live for years in the throat, rectum and vagina if left untested or untreated. It is only transmitted by sexual contact. If your bf had ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Condoms protect: If your condom was on during the entire penetration then there is little to worry about. If however you penetrated her at any time without a condom o ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Why would you want : To do that if she has chlamydia, because if she just has chlamydia in the cervix intercourse could cause it to go into her uterus if it is not already ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes but why?: You can always have unprotected sex, but it is called that for a reason. Unprotected sex exposes you to various infections as well as pregnancy. At ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes you should be: If treated for Chlamydia,you should be clear now.But was your sexual partner treated as well.If he was not treated and you have unprotected sex,you ca ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Chlamydia: No. One of you was infected either prior to your relationship or is not monogamous. Hopefully he has been thoroughly cleaning off his penis after the ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hugo Ribot
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Virtually certain: Since intimate exchange of body fluids occurs during intercourse, and there is usually direct contact between the man's penis and the woman's cervix w ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chlamydia: You should have gotten a test of cure one month after your treatment. Additionally, if you got it once and you are not using protection, you can cert ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience Urology
CHLAMYDIA: Most county health departments will do this for free.
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Dr. James Lin
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No, ...: There has been no known effective shot for chlamydia infection than oral Azithromycin or doxycycline. More? Ask your doctor for details.

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