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I took two pills of azithromycin to treat chlamydia but i threw up an hour and fifteen mins later. did i absorb the antibiotic or do i need to take it again?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Enough absorbed: This has been studied. You probably absorbed enough. The research showed that most of a one gram dose of azithromycin for chlamydia is absorbed and treatment effective if vomiting is more than 30 minutes after taking it.

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