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A 43-year-old member asked:

what to do if i heard garlic cures chlamydia, is this true?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Some women use: Garlic for yeast infections as a home remedy. Don't treat chlamydia with garlic. Treatment for chlamydia include single dose zithromax or 7 day treatment with doxycline, Erythromycin or amoxicillin. It is sometimes treated for 10 days.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Any proof that garlic can cure chlamydia?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
NO !!!!: U need antibiotics and then a re-culture because sometimes it can be resistant and your partner needs treatment.
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A 27-year-old female asked:

Can chlamydia be cured with garlic?

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Sorry, no: You need an antibiotic after an exam and diagnosis. Besides, there are better things to do with garlic!
A 44-year-old member asked:

Is it possible for me to use garlic to treat chlamydia?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Not effective.: Treatment for chlamydia include single dose zithromax or 7 day treatment with doxycline, Erythromycin or amoxicillin. It is sometimes treated for 10 days.
A 38-year-old member asked:

Someone told me garlic cures chlamydia, is this true?

3 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No: Chlamydia requires medical treatment.

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