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will discharge on my underwear reinfect me with chlamydia even while on antibiotic?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Continue to change: Into clean underwear at least daily. Maintain good hygiene. The discharge in your underwear should not prevent you from being successfully treated on an appropriate antibiotic regimen.
Answered on Nov 8, 2015
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Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff commented
55 years experience Infectious Disease
If you keep your underwear on you will be less likely to be having sex (or not) and that should prevent your getting reinfected. Very unlikely to get it from the clothing you are wearing, particularly when on antibiotics. Listen to Dr. Fowler
Jul 24, 2013

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