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Will augmentin 875mg 10days cure untreated gonorrhea Chlamydia?

Will augmentin 875mg 10days cure untreated gonorrhea Chlamydia?

Hard to say: Gonorrhea can be resistant to any penicillin like antibiotic, including Augmentin. Chlamydia is also resistant to Augmentin. If you believe you have acquired one or both of these you need proper testing to see what if any you have along with any others that may be present. Treatment if needed can be based on what is found & use effective drugs. ...Read more

Chlamydia (Definition)

Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more


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Can augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) be used to treat a woman's PID or chlamydia?

Can augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) be used to treat a woman's PID or chlamydia?

Need more than that: It is not the doc for chlamydia u need zithromycin or Doxycycline and if u have pid with other organisms as well you need multiple antibiotics and stronger ones than amox-clav please discuss with your gyn. ...Read more

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Took NAAT test for gonorrhea/chlamydia 30 days after low risk exposure and 1 day after single 875mg Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for sinus. Test was negative. Reliable?

Took NAAT test for gonorrhea/chlamydia 30 days after low risk exposure and 1 day after single 875mg Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for sinus. Test was negative. Reliable?

Yes, reliable: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) could interfere with NAAT testing for either gonorrhea or chlamydia, but not this soon. It would take several days of treatment to have any effect. Your negative test is reliable for both gonorrhea and chlamydia. ...Read more

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Can Amoxicillin-Clavulanate (Augmentin) 875-125 MG Treat gonorrhea, chlamydia and STI's?

Can Amoxicillin-Clavulanate (Augmentin) 875-125 MG Treat gonorrhea, chlamydia and STI's?

If dosed right: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) would help kill off some strains of gonorrhea, but not all. It would likely do nothing for chlamydia and many other STI's. It would be best to get in to see a provider knowledgeable about current treatment protocols and get correct treatment, if needed. This is nothing you would want to self treat with borrowed meds. Several of these germs can make you sterile. ...Read more

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Is it possible for chlamydia to be cured in 48 hours?

Is it possible for chlamydia to be cured in 48 hours?

Well: You can take a one day course of treatment - but you still shouldn't have sexual contact for at least 7 days. ...Read more

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Is there a good cure for chlamydia?

A number of drugs!: Best and oldest: doxycycline. Others: zithromycin; ciprofloxin and related drugs. I would (if I were young & unmarried, suggest a course of one of the above to any potential sexual partner, since it is so common! ...Read more

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So amoxicillin doesn't cure chlamydia?

So amoxicillin doesn't cure chlamydia?

No: Chlamydia requires treatment with azithromycin, because it is what we call an atypical bacteria; Amoxicillin does nothing against it. ...Read more

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I'm wondering if cephalaxin 500 will cure Chlamydia or goneria?

I'm wondering if cephalaxin 500 will cure Chlamydia or goneria?

No it won't: Cephalixin might cure gonorrhea, but not reliably. And for sure it will have absolutely no effect against chlamydia. Don't take it. If you think you have gonorrhea, chlamydia, or any STD, see a doctor or clinic for diagnostic testing and proper treatment. Also make sure your sex partner (s) get examined and treated. ...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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Will bactrim cure Chlamydia and Gonorrhea?

Will bactrim cure Chlamydia and Gonorrhea?

Not at all: If you use these for this you will just piss away the drug and it will do nothing but delay your getting proper treatment. If you are assuming this is what you have, be aware that there are at least a dozed diseases that can pass through sexual contact. Some can be much worse than either chlamydia or gonorrhea. ...Read more

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Can chlamydia be cure by taking metronidazole?

Can chlamydia be cure by taking metronidazole?

Chlamydia: 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. Metronidazole is not a good choice for tx of chlamydia. ...Read more

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If I take doxycycline for 5 days will chlamydia be cured?

If I take doxycycline for 5 days will chlamydia be cured?

7 days: I assume you are referring to genital chlamydia infection as there are other types. Azithfromycin 1 gram given in 1 dose is the recommended treatment in most guidelines. Doxycycline 100mgs. Twice a day for 7 days would be an alternative. Do not use doxycyline if you might be pregnant. ...Read more

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Will 100mg of doxycycline haclate twice a day for 5 days cure chlamydia?

Will 100mg of doxycycline haclate twice a day for 5 days cure chlamydia?

Here are some. ..: The recommended course for doxycycline is 100 mg orally twice daily for 7 days if not pregnant. But for most cases, 5-day course should do just well. But for reassuring chlamydia cure, be tested in 1-2 weeks after this 5-day use of Doxycycline. For minimizing reinfection or spread, make sure the partner be tested, treated, and followed if any possible. Other option is one dose of Azithromycin. ...Read more

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Today I take a test of cure for chlamydia but I have my period, can I still take it?

Today I take a test of cure for chlamydia but I have my period, can I still take it?

Yes: Your period should not interfere with your test for Clamydia. Have you been checked for GC as well. All the best. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for antibiotics to cure chlamydia in 38 week of pregnancy?

How long is it supposed to it take for antibiotics to cure chlamydia in 38 week of pregnancy?

ONE TO TWO WEEKS: After taking the full course of antibiotics like 2 gram of azithromycine it may take 1to2 weeks to clear the infection completely. If you deliver the baby before that the baby has increased risk of conjunctivitis and pneumonia even if delivered by C-section and has to be promptly treated for that.
Before you resume sex your sexual partner also needs to be treated for it. ...Read more

Dr. Hunter Handsfield
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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

A sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or ...Read more


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Amoxicillin And Clavulanate (Definition)

Is a fixed combination of the pencillin class medication Amoxicillin with a compound that inhibits bacterial betalactamase expanding the ...Read more