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Can you get chlamydia from a yeast infection?

Can you get chlamydia from a yeast infection?

STD: Chlamydia is one of the std's and you can get it from one of your single or multiple sex partners who have it. Your candidiasis probably started because of other predisposing factors like pregnancy, diabetes, use of steroids and bs antibiotics. ...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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After two weeks of taking doxycycline hyc for chlamydia is it possible to get a yeast infection on the last day of taking it?

Yes: A vaginal yeast infection is caused by candida, which is a fungus. Doxycycline would not treat a fungal infection, so it is possible you now have a yeast infection. Typical symptoms are a cottage-cheese like discharge and vaginal itching. If you think you might have a yeast infection, try an over the counter yeast medication. ...Read more

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Is it unusual to have chlamydia with a yeast infection?

Is it unusual to have chlamydia with a yeast infection?

Yeast: No it is not common, unless your partner is cheating. But you need a chlamydia test to rule out chlamydia. ...Read more

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Recently went for test due to suspected yeast infection, then positive chlamydia, but also yeast present. Can chlamydia have caused the yeast too?

Separate infections: Chlamydia and vaginal yeast infections are entirely different; neither causes the other. Both are very common, so simultatnous infection with both is not rare. The highest priority is treatment of your chlamydia. Your current or recent sex partner(s) also need treatment and ideally should also be tested for chlamydia. Good luck! ...Read more

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Does chlamydia feel like a yeast infection or uti?

Does chlamydia feel like a yeast infection or uti?

Chlamydia: Probably more like a UTI since it presents usually presents as a urethritis. Untreated, many complications could manifest. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable ...Read more