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How Fast Does Chlamydia Treatment Work
7-10 days: The standard treatments clear the infection in 1-2 days, but symptoms take longer to clear up. Discharge or painful urination usuallly start improving within 2 days, can take 7-10 days to be gone entirely. If things aren't clearing up this soon, return to your doctor to be rechecked. Don't resume sex until at least 7 days have passed, all symptoms are gone, and your partner (s) have been treated. ...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
If tested positive for chlamydia and its found high in the blood what does it mean? Is the person suppose to get on a traetment right away?
You should.: This is likely an std or sexually transmitted disease, and if untreated, it can lead to urethritis, epididymitis, and lymphogranuloma venereum. It is treated with tetracycline or doxycycline. There are other forms like c. Psitticosis from birds and c. Pneumoniae from people that infects the lungs. See your doctor and get treated fast and tell your partner if is an std. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: The treatment is basically the same and partner treatment is just as important. ...Read more
Can a woman have chlamydia for 8 years and not know? Even though she is going through IVF treatments
Don't count on it: Chlamydia is an infectious disease that does not enter your blood and or ever stimulate the immune system to give immunity. It is more like strep throat than it would be the measles. Anytime you are exposed you may get it. Some men can carry it asymptotically for long periods. ...Read more
If your affected with chlamydia can you spread it to your partner if You receive oral sex if so are there other treatments than antibiotics?
Maybe and no: Did you have a positive test for chlamydia or otherwise think you have it? If so, you should not be having sex at all until treated or cured. That said, chlamydia doesn't take well to the mouth and throat, and your partner probably wouldn't be infected. But it could happen and your partner should be examined and tested. Only antibiotics will clear chlamydia; there are no other treatments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to not have any symptoms of chlamydia until a full year after having sex? And then a year later and three different antibiotic treatments later test positive for chlamydia?
Burn at the tip of my penis what else can it be and is it serious? Had chlamydia three weeks ago been on three treatments did every test and came back negative what other possibilities are these
Gonorrhea and chlamydia came back, I am now wondering if the antibiotic treatments have failed or if I have something else?
Reinfection: The most common reason an std returns is because someone re-infected you. Your same partner or a new partner. If you have gonorrhea and chlamydia, all of your partner (s) needs to complete antibiotics too. There are some cases of antibiotic resistant gonorrhea, but those aren't widespread yet. Make sure that on your retreatment, both you and your partner (s) complete entire antibiotic therapy! ...Read more
If 1g of azithromycin clears up chlamydia up but not all the way what other treatments should II try? Or should I get more grams of azithromycin?
See the doctor: Make sure you took all of your Azithromycin as directed. If you did, and you're still having symptoms, you could have been reinfected with chlamydia or have another different infection. Your doctor can retest you to see if you still have chlamydia, or any new infections. If necessary, he or she will give you the appropriate antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Got treatmeant for chlamydia (4 azithromycin tabs) after 6 days discharge continues is it possible its a yeast infection rather than a resistant strand?
Its possible: But you need to see your doctor to make sure the infection has cleared. ...Read more
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
I took azithromycin for chlamydia on sept 21st. On oct 13th I took a test of cure and it was still positive. Did I wait too soon to take the test? Why didn't the anti biotics work?
Abstnence: Abstinence and partner treatment eliminates failure. But azithro resistance bug possibility is there. See PMD for different and complete approach. ...Read more
I took azithromycin for chlamydia on sept 21st. On oct 13th I took a test of cure and it was still positive. Did I wait too soon to take the test? Or why didn't the anti biotics work?
Chlamydia: Ifvyou're sexual, partner wasn't treated at the same time you were, he could have reinfected you ...Read more
Hello. I was wondering if a z-pack would cure chlamydia? The single dose is 1g at once. But would the five day pack work as well?
Understanding med: This one will cure it. It is different from many antibiotics in its mechanics. Others you take daily for a long while because it doesn't stay in your system long enough to work unless you take it every day and sometimes several times a day. This one is absorbed into your bodies fat cells and leaks into the blood slowly over a week or more. Taken all at once (1gm) it works fine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can I take doxycycline hyclate 100mg, once a day for ten days to cure chlamydia? I only have 10 pills. Or by taking it twice a day for 5 days work faster
Seven days: The recommended treatment is twice daily for seven days. If you only have 10 pills, take one tablet twice a day until gone. You should also be checked for gonorrhea, HIV and syphilis, if you haven't been tested already, and you should notify anyone that you've had unprotected sex with that they should get tested also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If I crush my azithromycin tablets and put them in got tea or coffee will they still work and cure chlamydia?
Yes: It can! Be cautious though, to make sure you actually take ALL of the pieces. ...Read more
Can you take your birth control (junel fe) with azithromycin to cure (chlamydia)? Does it effect the azithromycin? Can it cause it not to work?
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