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Chlamydia infection is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or no symptoms at all. In many patients without symptoms, chlamydial infections can spread upwards into the abdomen and cause serious complications due to scarring. Newborns can acquire chlamydial eye infection from birth ...Read more
Antibiotics: You need to be prescribed antibiotics. Your partner also needs to be treated. You'll need to follow up to be tested for a cure. ...Read more
Complicated?: You listed yourself as a man, and for men there's really no such thing as 'complicated chlamydia' or 'complicated chlamydia treatment.' chlamydia is always treated with either Azithromycin or doxycycline. The one exception is a strain of chlamydia called lgv (lymphogranuloma venereum), which we are seeing occasionally, especially in gay men. It requires a longer course of doxycycline. ...Read more
Yes: The currently recommended antibiotic for chlamydia is almost always successful (99%). Usually if it doesn't work, it just wasn't taken. If it was taken and the infection is still present after a couple weeks, it is a reinfection and not a treatment failure. It is imperative for all partners to be treated to prevent reinfection. ...Read more
STD: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection by chlamydia trachomatis. It is treatable with antibiotics. About 25% of the people with chlamydia also have gonnorhea and it is advised to treat both. You need a prescription from a doctor. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/chlamydia/ds00173/tab=indepth. ...Read more
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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