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Once you have chlamydia do you always have it

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
No, it is treatable.: Treatment for chlamydia include single dose zithromax or 7 day treatment with doxycline, Erythromycin or amoxicillin. It is sometimes treated for 10 ... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Chlamydia: Yes. If you have chlamydia exposure during sex or if you have an infection you should call your doctor for an examination and get treatment that usua... Read More
Dr. Marcie Stoshak-Chavez
Emergency Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Chlamydia is curable with the appropriate antibiotics. However, all sexual partners must be evaluated and treated as well, to prevent a reinfection.
Dr. Richard Levin
Urology 33 years experience
Yes: Immediate treatment including your partner, with antibiotics should have a good chance.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Acutely, maybe: but no long term effect, that if you meant Chlamydia as an STD
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Not likely: Chlamydia is not known to directly cause erectile dysfunction. However, if someone is anxious from knowing he might have chlamydia, it could contribut... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Usitalo
Urology 41 years experience
Serious: Can lead to infertility in women severe pelvic infection need for complex abdominal surgery.
A member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Chlamydia: We will all die, but very very few will die from infection with chlamydia, particularly if you are referring to genital or urinary infection. This is... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Not so much.: Most people w chlamydia don’t have sxs. That is why it’s called a silent std. Sxs can include: vaginal discharge, bleeding w intercourse or btwn per... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Chlamydia is often a: “silent” disease – this means the person isn't experiencing symptoms. Chlamydia symptoms in women may include: spotting, painful sexual intercourse, p... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
There a number of: Medications which could potentially be used to treat chlamydia. Ask your pharmacist about the specific medication that you are using.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 37 years experience
Most kinds of sex: You can get chlamydia from unprotected vaginal, oral, or anal sex.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
Dr. Marianne DiNapolianswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Often asymptomatic: The majority of women with chlamydia infection have no symptoms. Some women and men experience pain with urination or sex, or abnormal discharge from ... Read More
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