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Can you get a shot to get rid of trichomoniasis?

Can you get a shot to get rid of trichomoniasis?

Yes, but. .: Metronidazole is still the mainstay of oral or IV drug of choice. Are you allergy to this drug? Make sure sexual partner is simultaneously treated and followed. More? Ask your treating Doc timely. ...Read more

Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Trichomonas (Definition)

An infection of the vulva or vagina and associated with ...Read more


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Can you get rid of trichomoniasis after having it soo long?

Yes: The lenght of time you have had it doesn't effect the cure rate with treatment. ...Read more

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My doctor told me that a man can get rid of trichomoniasis without. Treatment is that true.

My doctor told me that a man can get rid of trichomoniasis without. Treatment is that true.

Your partner-: Should be treated as well if you have tested positive for trichomoniasis. This increases your curative rates. Take care. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of trichomoniasis? Is trichomoniasis permanent and even if I have been prescribed metronidazole can I get re prescrib

Trichomoniasis: The treatment of choice is oral antibiotics for all sexual partners at the same time and abstain from sex till treatment is completed and symptoms are resolved. CDC recommends rescreening at 3 months post therapy for sexual active female since there is a high reinfection rate. You might also want to be tested for other sexually transmitted infections - gonorrhea, chlamydia, HIV. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of a trichomonas vaginalis infection?

Metronidazole: The best treatment for trichomonas vaginalis is an antibiotic called Metronidazole (flagyl). If a doctor has determined that a patient has trichomonas, they will write a prescription for this antibiotic. ...Read more

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Can you ever not get rid of trichomonasis?

Can you ever not get rid of trichomonasis?

Here are some. ..: Please read the articles in http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/trichomonas/STDFact-Trichomoniasis. Htm. Surely you will get a lot of insights on how to live with safe sex, especially concerning trichomonas infection. So, can you get rid of it? Yes, possible. ...Read more

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Suspect of trichomoniasis... My sex partner is getting treatment... I don't have symptoms, but I had them, didn't get treatment?

Trichomonas: You should be treated. Men often are colonized without symptoms, and without clearing this you are likely to reinfect your sexual partner and having it increases the risk of acquiring other STDs. Without treatment, the infection can last for months or even years. Go see somebody who knows about STDs. Good luck. ...Read more

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I am having issues with trying to get riding trichomoniasis I've done 4 treatments and still haven't gotten rid of it please help?

Possibilities: There are several possible reasons for this: 1) perhaps you haven't been treated with the right antibiotic. Metronidazole 500mg twice a day for 7 days is the only antibiotic effective against trichomoniasis. 2) any and all sexual partners must also be treated, and then tested to make sure that they aren't re-infecting you with the trichomoniasis 3) wrong diagnosis: could be something else? ...Read more

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I think I might have trichomoniasis from my ex girlfriend can I get treatment instead of going to see a doctor?

I think I might have trichomoniasis from my ex girlfriend can I get treatment instead of going to see a doctor?

Unfortunately, no.: You can't have a treatment without having a sound diagnosis. Std have to be medically diagnosed and treated and the only way to do it, is to go and see a doctor. Please, accept to do so, not only for your health but also for other possible sexual partner (s) of yours. I am sure you agree that it is good for you and others to act responsibly. Thanks for your understanding! ...Read more

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I have come in contact with a female with trichomoniasis she's on her 4th day of treatment meds and we had sex on her 4th day, can I still get it??

I have come in contact with a female with trichomoniasis she's on her 4th day of treatment meds and we had sex on her 4th day, can I still get it??

Urine test: A male who could potentially have contracted trichomoniasis from a female incompletely treated for trichomoniasis could have a urine test for trich done to see, if he may have contracted the infection. ...Read more

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What is the treatment to get trichomoniasis out of bladder I have taken 2 500mg of metronidazole twice a day for a week as well as single dose week b4?

What is the treatment to get trichomoniasis out of bladder I have taken 2 500mg of metronidazole twice a day for a week as well as single dose week b4?

Here are some. ..: Trichomonas causes urethritis and I have never heard or read its causing bladder infection. If diagnosis is correct, the dose of Flagyl should be sufficient. Of course, be sure the sexual partner was simultaneously treated and followed. Of note, other STD-related infections such as chlamydial, mycoplasmal, needs to be considered and treated, at times, even empirically. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent trichomoniasis?

Safer sex: Safer sex prevents trich, other diseases too. Use condoms. "no love without the glove.". ...Read more

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What is the treatment for trichomoniasis vaginalis?

Treatment: Trichomoniasis can be treated w one or multiple oral doses of Metronidazole or tinidazole. These are antibiotics which your doctor can order. ...Read more

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How long does treatment for trichomoniasis take to start working?

Here are some...: If effective as most of cases, it should exert its killing trichomonas in 24 hours, but the trich-related symptoms may take 3-7 days, varying among individuals to reflect the degree of local inflammation and systemic general health for healing. More> Ask doctor timely. Best wish... ...Read more

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Is there an over-the-counter treatment for trichomoniasis?

Prescribed: Trichomoniasis can be treated w one oral dose of Metronidazole or tinidazole. These are antibiotics which your doctor can order. ...Read more

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How do you kill trichomoniasis on clothing and bedding to prevent reinfection?

How do you kill trichomoniasis on clothing and bedding to prevent reinfection?

Normal washing: Trich can be spread penis 2 vagina, vagina 2 vagina, vagina 2 penis, also through hands, mouth & anus. Not spread (or very rarely) through clothing/bedding. Normal wash should be fine. May be spread by shared sex toys so wash those between partners. Common in women in their 40s/50s, not the same demographic as for chlamydia, gonorrhea. Very common. 70% have no symptoms. Curable with medication. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of trichomonas and what is treatment?

Discharge and odor: Metronidazole pills is the txment for you and your partner as it is an std. ...Read more

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What is the etiology, signs and symptoms, and treatment of trichomonas vaginalis?

Sexually transmitted: Also called trich, is sexually transmitted vaginal infection by single cell protozoan parasite called trichomonas vaginalis only women feel the symptoms most of the time, itching, burning in vagina, discomfort during intercourse, yellow green discharge sometimes, rarely pain in lower abdomen treatment with Flagyl and both partners need to be treated to prevent recurrences. ...Read more