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How long does it take symptoms of chlamydia to show once caught?

How long does it take symptoms of chlamydia to show once caught?

Thanks for asking!: Incubation period of chlamydia illness is variable depending on the type of infection .Usually one week. ...Read more

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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How long after you get the symptoms of chlamydia does it take for damage to show up?

How long after you get the symptoms of chlamydia does it take for damage to show up?

Don't wait and see: If you suspect that you have chlamydia, or any sexually transmitted disease, you should be evaluated and treated immediately. Don't wait around for something bad to happen. Take care of it right now. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the symptoms of chlamydia to show up. Its been a week since the incident and everything is fine. No irritation or pain.

How long does it take for the symptoms of chlamydia to show up. Its been a week since the incident and everything is fine. No irritation or pain.

Get checked: It is possible to be infected with Chlamydia and have no symptoms at all! In the meantime, risk of transferring the infection to others is present. Your gynecologist can easily screen you for this in the doctor office. ...Read more

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How long can it take to show signs with Chlamydia?

How long can it take to show signs with Chlamydia?

A few days to never: Most women with chlamydia don't develop signs or symptoms at all. About 20-40% get vaginal discharge, discomfort on urination, spotting between periods (especially after sex), or more severe symptoms like low abdominal pain and fever. When there are symptoms, they can start anywhere from a few days to months after catching it. If you think you were exposed, don't wait for symptoms; get tested now. ...Read more

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How long would it take chlamydia to show up on a test?

How long would it take chlamydia to show up on a test?

Depends: There are five tests for chlamydia. One, a culture can take three days. The others are rapid tests of varying degrees of accuracy. You and your doctor can decide which is appropriate in your circumstance. If positive, be sure to have all your consorts treated. See: http://www.Webmd.Com/sexual-conditions/chlamydia-tests. ...Read more

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How long does it take you to see any symptoms of chlamydia?

How long does it take you to see any symptoms of chlamydia?

May never: Silent disease for many if have any suspicion get checked as it may not show any symptoms in many women. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for chlamydia to show up in a mans body?

How long is it supposed to it take for chlamydia to show up in a mans body?

Symptoms?: Chlamydia sxs (if you have them) usually occur 1 to 3 weeks after exposure. Because chlamydia is a silent std - so it might not be apparent. ...Read more

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Is it possible for signs/symptoms of chlamydia to take almost a year to show up in a female?

Is it possible for signs/symptoms of chlamydia to take almost a year to show up in a female?

Chlamydia: Some std's like chlamydia may start insidiously and the symptoms often mimic an exaggerated vaginal discharge. Pain and fever often develops late in the disease when the condition is advanced. In a significant amount of patients, the infectious agent is found only during a routine check-up. This makes it difficult to pinpoint the exact time one got the disease. ...Read more

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How long does it take for chlamydia to show up? After intercourse.

How long does it take for chlamydia to show up? After intercourse.

Days: There arent necessarily symptoms, so you should get checked if you had unprotected sex, use protection in the future. ...Read more

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I think I've had Chlamydia for about a year but no symptoms I went to my doctor I was told I was diagnosed with it, will it take longer to cure fully?

I think I've had Chlamydia for about a year but no symptoms I went to my doctor I was told I was diagnosed with it, will it take longer to cure fully?

Chlamydia: no it should not take any longer to cure it. You may want to return to your doctor after treatment to be rechecked for a cure. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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I still have a clear discharge 5 days after the 1g dose of Zithromax. How long does it take for symptoms of Chlamydia to stop?

I still have a clear discharge 5 days after the 1g dose of Zithromax. How long does it take for symptoms of Chlamydia to stop?

A few more days: If "clear" discharge is an improvement (e.g. previously cloudy or colored), then no worries. It can take a week or more for chlamydia symptoms to clear entirely. Return to your doctor if it hasn't cleared after another week or so. ...Read more

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How long does it take for azithromycin 1gram powder to cure chlamydia fully ? And does the symptoms go away ?

How long does it take for azithromycin 1gram powder to cure chlamydia fully ? And does the symptoms go away ?

4 days: Symptoms should improve after 24 - 48 hours. All sexual partners must also be treated, otherwise you either get reinfected, or partner/ex-partner may pass it on to someone else. ...Read more

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After taking azithromycin how long does it take for chlamydia to clear up for a follow up test to show negative?

After taking azithromycin how long does it take for chlamydia to clear up for a follow up test to show negative?

Azithromycin...: ...kills chlamydia within a couple of days. However, it can take up to 3 weeks for testing to become negative. Do not get tested sooner than 3 weeks; the test result could be misleading. ...Read more

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How long will it take 6 capsules 250mg each of azithromycin (Zpack) to cure Chlamydia ? And when will the symptoms go away

Chlamydia: The treatment for chlamydia is very effective and very fast. Within 24-72 hours you will generally feel better and considered cured. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for one dose of 1,000 mg Azithromycin to clear up a RECTAL Chlamydia infection? I still have minor symptoms 11 days later after taking Azithromycin. Should I re-check?

How long does it usually take for one dose of 1,000 mg Azithromycin to clear up a RECTAL Chlamydia infection? I still have minor symptoms 11 days later after taking Azithromycin. Should I re-check?

Seven days: You should not have sex again until you and your sex partner(s) have completed treatment. If your doctor prescribes a single dose of medication, you should wait seven days after taking the medicine before having sex. If your doctor prescribes a medicine for you to take for seven days, you should wait until you have taken all of the doses before having sex. I think you should get rechecked. ...Read more

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How long does it take for chlamydia symptoms in throat to appear if i've given or received oral sex or have had vaginal sex with an infected person?

How long does it take for chlamydia symptoms in throat to appear if i've given or received oral sex or have had vaginal sex with an infected person?

Chlamydia & throats: Chlamydia in the throat is often symptom free. But in general chlamydia signs show up on day three to five ....Especially in the penis. ...Read more

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I tested negative for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea and took Azithromycin on 12/24 evening, how long does it take for dysuria symptoms to resolve? Thanks!

Soon, maybe: It is very unlikely that Chlamydia or Gonorrhea would cause dysuria, so this might be a bladder (urinary tract) infection. There are also other possibilities, none of which can be properly evaluated without an exam. IF it is a bladder infection and IF it is sensitive to azithromycin then you should be feeling better. ...Read more

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How long does chlamydia take to cause infertility?

How long does chlamydia take to cause infertility?

No safe interval: There's no 'safe' time period, so if you are infected (or worry that you might be) you must treat right away. If female you may (or might not) already have suffered some damage; males rarely become infertile from chlamydia infection. ...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