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A 24-year-old male asked:

I was diagnosed with chlamydia after 1.3 years what would my azithromycin dosage. in chlamydia only discharge occurs or more symptoms accompany it.?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Zithromax 1 gram : The treatment of zithromax is 1 gram all at once. Most people with chlamydia have no symptoms. Some will have discharge.
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Last updated Dec 10, 2012

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