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A 24-year-old female asked:

Doctor gave me month old expired suprax (cefixime) for gonorrhea.would it still work?can we still have sex with a condom while on the pills?

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Dr. Jackie Lam
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Uh oh..: Cdc no longer recommends suprax (cefixime) for the treatment of gonorrhea. Ceftriaxone injection + Azithromycin is the most appropriate treatment option at this time - please check with your doctor again!

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Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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