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BothPartnersNeedRx: Were you treated for Chlamydia before and was your sex partner treated as well If not than it is easy to get reinfected.Consult your Doctor and get checked and if you are infected,than both you and your partner needs to be treated at the same time ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more
Possible exposure to STD if a person was possibly exposed to gonoreaha or clamidia and got treated for it with in 24 hours; will that cure the STD if he / she has been exposed, ?
Most : Most of the time, it will, though if there are any doubts, he/she may want to be retested 7 days after being treated to make sure the infection is definitely gone. We call that a "test of cure". In the mean time, it is important to abstain from sex or use a condom for 7 days after treatment to prevent re-infection. ...Read more
I have Chlamydia. My STD 2 months ago was negative. Me and my husband are not cheating on each other. Where does the Chlamydia come from now?
Will getting tested a week after exposure to chlamydia provide accurate results? I was negative for all std's, but I dont know if I tested to early.
Test and treat now: The standard test for chlamydia and gonorrhea (both are usually done automatically) is valid any time more than 2-3 days after exposure. Go ahead and get tested now. And assuming "exposure" means a partner definitely has chlamydia, you also need to be treated, even if your own test is negative. The usual approach is to do the test and treat at the same time, without waiting for the test result. ...Read more
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No: 'cypro' (cyproheptadine) is a drug that blocks the receptors for histamine and serotonin. It is commonly used to treat allergies. It does not have any activity against the organism that causes chlamydia. You may be confusing it with 'cipro' (ciprofloxacin), which is an antibiotic. Cipro does have some effect on chlamydia, though other antibiotics are used to treat it most often. ...Read more
Usually 2-3 days: The standard test for chlamydia generally is positive within 2-3 days of catching the infection, and always within a week. Same for gonorrhea, usually tested automatically at the same time. But make sure the lab is doing the test on urine or a swab from the urethra (in men) or vagina (in women). Blood testing doesn't accurately diagnose chlamydia or gonorrhea. ...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