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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: If you get exposed again , no life immunity to intestinal parasites.

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Get treated: Why would you even think about not being treated? Treatment is very easy (including some single-dose options) and giardiasis is much worse than any po ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Variable: But usually 7-10 days.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Parasite: Giardia lamblia is a flagellated protozoan parasite that colonizes and reproduces in the small intestine, causing giardiasis.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Giardia Lamblia: The medication can be purchased at a pharmacy once the diagnosis is confirmed by a medical provider and an appropriate prescription has been written.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
21 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Unlikely: not really
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Start with your: physician so that you can be prescribed an appropriate medication.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Giardia Lamblia: If you have an actual Giardia Lamblia infection - you need to see your physician. Once diagnosis is confirmed to be accurate then the appropriate pres ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Giardia: If you believe you have a Giardia lamblia infection - please see your physician for evaluation. A prescription can then be decided on by the provider. ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes, but...: Eventually, but it would be a long, unpleasant wait.
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