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Have bacterial orchitis.Took doxy,& rocephin (ceftriaxone).No help. can't take floroqinones(joints)or bactrim(allergic)Any other meds?Not an std,or uti,was tested.

Have bacterial orchitis.Took doxy,& rocephin (ceftriaxone).No help. can't take floroqinones(joints)or bactrim(allergic)Any other meds?Not an std,or uti,was tested.

Here are some ...: Your condition needs to be reassessed by reviewing the onset, degree, duration, evolution, & progress of pain, swelling, response to Rx over time + physical exam + imaging studies to make sure the Dx was correct as bacterial orchitis, not testicular torsion?. So, seek professional reevaluation & confirmation before jumping further. Best wish ... ...Read more

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What is invirase (saquinavir) for?

What is invirase (saquinavir) for?

Yes: But usually in combination with other drugs, for the treatment of HIV disease. ...Read more

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Have lyme, mycoplasma, yersinia and varicella zoster. What should I treat first?

Have lyme, mycoplasma, yersinia and varicella zoster. What should I treat first?

See ID specialist: For a person with all these infections, you need to be thoroughly evaluated by an infectious disease specialist and probably admitted to the hospital to have them treated with IV medications. If there are ongoing infections, all need to be treated simultaneously. ...Read more

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Could ibilex (cephalexin) 500 cure chlamydia?

Could ibilex (cephalexin) 500 cure chlamydia?

Use the medications : That are prescribed for you. The cdc guidelines for the treatment of chlamydia include antibiotics such as erythromycin, doxycline, Azithromycin or ofloxacin. Erythromycin or Amoxicillin are recommended during pregnancy. Usually see Azithromycin or doxycline being used. ...Read more

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Hi, I suffer from reaplasma parvum biovar 1 and ureaplasma ureaticum biovar 2.What are biovars.

Hi, I suffer from reaplasma parvum biovar 1 and ureaplasma ureaticum biovar 2.What are biovars.

Normal bacteria: I doubt you "suffer" from either of these bacteria. Both are entirely normal in the genital tract. "Biovar" is a technical term that doesn't mean anything here. U. parvum is the same as biovar 1, and U. urealyticum the same as biovar 2 -- just different names for the same things. They rarely if ever cause symtoms or disease and no treatment is necessary. Don't worry about it. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would 2x 250mg zithoromax cure chlamydia?

Hi docs, would 2x 250mg zithoromax cure chlamydia?

Are you trying to: Self -treat or split meds with someone. The cdc recommends treating chlamydial infections with Azithromycin 1 g orally in a single dose. ...Read more

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I was prescribed ofloxacin nd drotaday medicine for digestive tract infection..but I am allergic to oflaxacin..kindly suggest alternate?

I was prescribed ofloxacin nd drotaday medicine for digestive tract infection..but I am allergic to oflaxacin..kindly suggest alternate?

Please explain: How is it that you knew you were allergic to Ofloxacin and you let your doctor prescribe it anyway? Asking a patient if they are allergic to any prescribed drug is an important part of the routine. You should explain your mistake to your doctor and he can suggest an alternative. ...Read more

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Hello docs. I was wondering can tinea versicolor come durimg an acute HIV infection?

Hello docs. I was wondering can tinea versicolor come durimg an acute HIV infection?

Yes, but...: Acute HIV can be asymptomatic or the worst 'flu you ever had, or anything in between. If tinea versicolor flares and you have no other symptoms or signs of acute HIV infection, don't give it another thought. It's extremely common. If you did do something risky, and you're obsessing about this, get with your physician for a nucleic acid blood test. Good luck. ...Read more

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I was curious if antifungal drugs cause another yeast infection?

I was curious if antifungal drugs cause another yeast infection?

Doubt it: Yeast infections are treated with antifungal medications - so i doubt it. ...Read more

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What was clara barton's legacy?

What was clara barton's legacy?

American Red Cross: Clarissa (clara) barton founded the american red cross. ...Read more

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I don't kknow what chemet (succimer) is?

?spelling?: I am wondering if this is spelled correctly as i don't know of any medical terms with this spelling? ...Read more

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Helicobacter pylori infection? What can I do?

Helicobacter pylori infection? What can I do?

H.Pylori: If you are diagnosed with h.Pylori, it is usually not a bad idea to treat, particularly if you are symptomatic. It may even prevent stomach cancer: http://www.Laendo.Net/english/helicobacter-pylori-hpylori. ...Read more

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Does penicillan or keflex cure stds?

Does penicillan or keflex cure stds?

Killing bacteria: Both these drugs act by damaging the bacterial cell wall during cell replication. They cure std's by killing the infecting bacteria if they are susceptible to the drugs. ...Read more

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