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How long does it take to test negative for chlamydia after being treated

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
7 days: It takes 7 days and you are adviced not to have sex for 7 days from the day you are treated.And your sex partners also need to be treated to prevent r ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Azithromycin...: ...kills chlamydia within a couple of days. However, it can take up to 3 weeks for testing to become negative. Do not get tested sooner than 3 weeks; ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Less than 2 days: The modern chlamydia tests include rapid tests that can give a result after a few minutes. Chlamydia cultures take several days. If the rapid test is ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
About 7 days: It takes 7 days after the treatment to be cured and you can resume sex, as long as both partners are treated.Otherwise the recurrences may happen.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
7 days: It depends on the treatment.If you took 2 grms of zithromax it will take approx. 7 days for cure to take place as well as the side effects if any like ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
STD testing: It all depends on the lab. I usually get results from the tests i run within 72 hours.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Yeung
16 years experience Urology
1-2 weeks: It may take 1-2 weeks for the lymph nodes to return to normal size.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
7-10 days: The standard treatments clear the infection in 1-2 days, but symptoms take longer to clear up. Discharge or painful urination usuallly start improving ... Read More
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
You : You should not have sex until 7 days after you both were treated. If you both were treated with the single dose antibiotic last wednesday, then you c ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carline Louis-Jacques
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pain w urination: Symptoms should improve within 36-48 hours. If yours persist, recommend you see your dr or go to an urgent care center for evaluation.
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