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A 23-year-old female asked:

are there any probitocs that would be useful in the treatment of pid caused by other bacteria not chlamydia or gonn?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Unproven: Probiotics have not been shown to be useful whatsoever for treating PID due to any cause. PID is a serious illness with significant consequences, I do not recommend experimenting with remedies: if you have PID you must have it treated properly. Good wishes.
Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology 40 years experience
No: no, antibiotics are needed ( and condoms for the future)

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