A 26-year-old female asked:
i took azithromycin for chlamydia and had unprotected sex 5 days later! did i infect my partner after a one time exposure?
2 doctor answers
Dr. King Coffield answered
49 years experience Urology
Possibly: The cdc suggests 7 days of sexual abstinence after the therapy you describe. You may have continued to have adequate colonization ( numbers of chlamydia) to permit infecting your partner at 5 days post therapy
Answered on Aug 14, 2017
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