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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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Is there a shot to cure chlamydia?

Is there a shot to cure chlamydia?

No, . ..: There has been no known effective shot for chlamydia infection than oral Azithromycin or doxycycline. More? Ask your doctor for details. ...Read more

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Can chlamydia be cured with garlic?

Can chlamydia be cured with garlic?

Sorry, no: You need an antibiotic after an exam and diagnosis. Besides, there are better things to do with garlic! ...Read more

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Can chlamydia be fully cured in men?

Can chlamydia be fully cured in men?

Yes, with correct Rx: Chlamydia is a fully curable bacterial disease, provided that the correct antibiotic is prescribed and that it is taken as directed, and you are not reinfected by the same partner again. That's a lot of ifs. If you have been treated but still experience symptoms, see your doctor again for a second evaluation. You may need a second course of antibiotics. ...Read more

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Is there any natural herbs that can cure chlamydia?

Is there any natural herbs that can cure chlamydia?

Not recommended: Chlamydia is a disease that can lead to chronic pelvic pain, infertility, and ectopic pregnancy. It is caused by a bacteria, thus the most tested and effective treatment is with antibiotics.

Although some natural cures have been postulated, they lack the rigorous testing required by the FDA to ensure safety and effectiveness. ...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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Can the mix of citromax and ceftriaxome cure chlamydia?

Can the mix of citromax and ceftriaxome cure chlamydia?

I think: You mean zithromax and ceftriaxone. Yes, the zithromax treats chlamydia, the Ceftriaxone is to treat gonorrhea. They are often both given, even if only one of the two infections is noted. Good luck! ...Read more

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What to do if I heard garlic cures chlamydia, is this true?

What to do if I heard garlic cures chlamydia, is this true?

Some women use: Garlic for yeast infections as a home remedy. Don't treat chlamydia with garlic. Treatment for chlamydia include single dose zithromax or 7 day treatment with doxycline, Erythromycin or amoxicillin. It is sometimes treated for 10 days. ...Read more

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Can you cure chlamydia with goldenseal pills, if so what's the dosage?

Can you cure chlamydia with goldenseal pills, if so what's the dosage?

Not worth the risk: This herb has active ingredients that may have antibacterial qualities, but is not known to be effective in treating Chlamydia. It is easily killed by various prescription antibiotics. The disease can progress to the point it causes injury to Fallopian tubes, increases risk of life threatening ectopic pregnancy or sterility.Since reliable cure is possible with meds, herbs aren't worth the risk ...Read more

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After taking the 2 pills to cure chlamydia how long does it take to fully work?

Give it 7 days: Per cdc sexually transmitted disease treatment guidelines : “persons treated for chlamydia should be instructed to abstain from sexual intercourse for 7 days after single-dose therapy or until completion of a 7-day regimen. Http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/treatment/2010/chlamydial-infections. Htm. ...Read more

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If you have chlamydia for two years, can you still have kids after being cured?

If you have chlamydia for two years, can you still have kids after being cured?

Yes: See an acupuncturist and chinese medicine practitioner. It can help clear out any old scarring or "memory". You should be able to have children. ...Read more

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Could sex with my partner while being treated for chlamydia stop us from being cured?

Quite possibly: The chlamydia can be spread back and forth between partners - wait at least 7 days (with either one week or one dose treatment). ...Read more

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What's the best cured for chlamydia and form is it excreted from the body along does its takes to cured?

What's the best cured for chlamydia and form is it excreted from the body along does its takes to cured?

Chlamydia treatment: There are several ways to treat chlamydia. The most common is one gram of azithromycin. Another common treatment is Doxycycline for seven days.

Antibiotics can lead to side effects such as you describe. ...Read more

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I had chlamydia they gave me 6, pills and they gave my parter 1 pill? Why.? Is it because he a man? And would that one pill cure him?

I had chlamydia they gave me 6, pills and they gave my parter 1 pill? Why.? Is it because he a man? And would that one pill cure him?

6 pills same?: Actually to treat chlamydia you need 1g of azythromycin. 4 x 250mg of azithromycin. When treating chlamydia its a good idea to also treat gonorrhea concurrently. Your doctor may have treated you for both. Your partner may have received just 1g of Azithromycin and was not treated for gonorrhea! ...Read more

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Test pos. For chlamydia. Few months ago was clean, month after me my husband was neg. Had it before we together&cured it. How is it possible?

Test pos. For chlamydia. Few months ago was clean, month after me my husband was neg. Had it before we together&cured it. How is it possible?

Treatment: It's a little difficult to fully comprehend the timeline you describe. If I understand, you tested positive, were treated, and then a month later your husband was tested and was negative. It is a bacterial disease, so antibiotics will cure you. If one partner isn't treated, then possible to get re-infected if have sex with that partner who wasn't treated. Rephrase your question if I didn't answer ...Read more

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I had chlamydia for 6 to 7 months buy I got it treated and its cured but im trying to get pregunt I have been trying for 5 months and nothing what's wr?

I had chlamydia for 6 to 7 months buy I got it treated and its cured but im trying to get pregunt I have been trying for 5 months and nothing what's wr?

If you were: Treated then it's likely not from that. The chances of pregnancy are about 20% per month, look up ovulation and make sure u r familiar with this concept. You could check an ovulation predictor kit but my guess is that u will b fine. We don't consider workup unless it's been a year because it may take that long. Gd luc. ...Read more

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Will echinacea cure chlamydia?

Will echinacea cure chlamydia?

No: Echinacea does not cure chlamydia. There are several types of chlamydia germs, and an anti-chlamydia antibiotic is needed to help cure a chlamydial infection. Most chlamydial infections are easily prevented by avoiding contact with people who have chlamydia. ...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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Any proof that garlic can cure chlamydia?

NO!!!!: U need antibiotics and then a re-culture because sometimes it can be resistant and your partner needs treatment. ...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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Is there a natural or herbal to help cure chlamydia?

Is there a natural or herbal to help cure chlamydia?

Chlamydia: See your doc for meds. No herbs cure stds. ...Read more

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

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

5 days to 1 week: U must go for a reculture to make sure it is gone as sometimes it can be resistant and you will need another course of a different antibiotic and make sure your partner got treated whether his culture is + or not! ...Read more

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Is there a good cure for chlamydia if 1 dose doesn't cure it?

Is there a good cure for chlamydia if 1 dose doesn't cure it?

Make sure: Usually the single dose is effective. It is also critical that any & every sexual partner of yours gets treated as well, and that you do not have unprotected intercourse with someone with the infection until both parties are treated. There are longer courses of treatment, usually a week of Doxycycline twice a day is very effective as well. ...Read more

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If I had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I get pregnut or not?

If I had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I get pregnut or not?

Not sure: Chlamydial infections cause infertility in 20% of women. The cause is tubal blockage. There are two ways of answering this question, 1st and hsg (dye test) is done in radiology to look at the tubes. 2nd is laparoscopy, surgery requiring general anesthesia which is more invasive, but is a better test. ...Read more

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If chlamydia was treated and cured, can it still survive somewhere in the body and reinfect if there was no new exposure to it??

If chlamydia was treated and cured, can it still survive somewhere in the body and reinfect if there was no new exposure to it??

No: The medicine you took gets into your blood, which takes it everywhere the germ could hide and kills it. The germ is quite sensitive and needs a special environment to live. It cannot survive on your body surface or anywhere else your blood supply does not reach. Re-infection requires a new exposure to an infected source. ...Read more

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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