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how long does it take to cure trichomoniasis

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Lauer
25 years experience Urogynecology
Trichamonas: Trichamonas can be treated with a onetime 2 gram dose of Flagyl. You will need a test of cure in two weeks from that dose. If you have intercourse yo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: For most people three days after being treated with a single dose of Flagyl (2 grams PO once) they would be cured. If you allow 5 days then the there ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Trichomoniasis: Trichomoniasis can be cured with a single dose of either Metronidazole or tinidazole orally. Pregnant women can take this. Do not drink alcohol within ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Prostatitis: Like any other type of prostatitis, it can take a 7-10 days for symptoms to improve depending on the severity of the symptoms. Also if you continue to ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I think that: Part of your question may have been cut off. Trichomoniasis can be treated w one or multiple oral doses of Metronidazole or tinidazole. Metronidazol ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Long: This infection can remain relatively asymptomatic for very long time periods.
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A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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No, but...: If properly diagnosed, taking a 2-gm single dose of metronidazoel or tinidazole is advised. There has been no known effective topical agent for trich. ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No, but.....: Trich is an STD and needs to be treated. It is transmittable to others and will cause a vaginal smell like you wouldn't believe! So to avoid embarrass ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Cain
35 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
NO: No, no , No
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Prescription: Trichomoniasis can be treated w one oral dose of Metronidazole or tinidazole. These are antibiotics which your doctor can order.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Complications: Long term complications of untreated trichomoniasis include the development of pelvic inflammatory disease in women. Complications in both men ; wome ... Read More

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