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how long does azithromycin 500 mg take to cure chlamydia

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Bergmann
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1 - 2 weeks: Chlamydia should be cured one week after you take your medication. You should be re-tested two weeks after you take your medicine to make sure that yo ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Allow seven days: Azithromycin can remain in the body for more than ten days after a single dose - as in the usual treatment for chlamydia. By day seven, chlamydia wou ... Read More
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Dr. Per Freitag
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
A couple of days: Chlamydial genital infection is the most frequently reported infectious disease in the United States, and prevalence is highest in persons aged ≤25 ye ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
4 days: Symptoms should improve after 24 - 48 hours. All sexual partners must also be treated, otherwise you either get reinfected, or partner/ex-partner may ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
48 hours: Forty-eight hours after taking the medication you are no longer contagious.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chlamydia: The treatment for chlamydia is very effective and very fast. Within 24-72 hours you will generally feel better and considered cured.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Azithromax: One gram of aithromax can cause cramping , gas and diarrhea
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The correct dose of Azithromycin is 1000mg not 500 mg. One 500 mg is not adequate for treatment. After treatment we recommend avoiding intercourse for ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
STD Testing: Azithromycin is fully effective at one gram dose for all forms of chlamydia. You should be free of any contagiousness forty-eight hours after taking ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
"Z-pack"/chlamydia: Assuming that your partner has also been tested, and does not have other contacts which have not been tested, testing a week after finishing the azit ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Chlamydia: Persons with chlamydia should abstain from having sex for seven days after single dose antibiotics, or until completion of a seven-day course of antib ... Read More
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