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How long for sure does it take to cure chlamydia after treatment ?

How long for sure does it take to cure chlamydia after treatment ?

Depends: Zithromax will make you contagion free after 48 hours. Doxycycline is seven to nine days given that the treatment lasts 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 does it take for azithromycin to cure chlamydia ?

How long does it take for azithromycin to cure chlamydia ?

A couple of days: Chlamydial genital infection is the most frequently reported infectious disease in the United States, and prevalence is highest in persons aged ?25 years. Recommended Regimens Azithromycin 1 g orally in a single dose OR Doxycycline 100 mg orally twice a day for 7 days ...Read more

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How long does it take for zithromax to cure chlamydia and does it also cure pelvic inflammatory disease?

How long does it take for zithromax to cure chlamydia and does it also cure pelvic inflammatory disease?

Two weeks: Most providers recommend avoiding intercourse for two weeks after treatment followed by a rest to make sure the infection has resolved. Zithromax can be used as part of the treatment for PID along with other medications. ...Read more

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I took the 1 gram powder to cure Chlamydia immediately. How long does it take to cure it and how long do I have to wait to have sex ? Condom and unpro

I took the 1 gram powder to cure Chlamydia immediately. How long does it take to cure it and how long do I have to wait to have sex ? Condom and unpro

Azithromycin: You were treated with azithromycin (Zithromax®). You should avoid sex for a week, but if sex is inevitable, for sure use a condom. Your sex partner(s) must be treated. You should be retested for chlamydia after 3-4 months. ...Read more

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After taking the 2 pills to cure chlamydia how long does it take to fully work?

After taking the 2 pills to cure chlamydia how long does it take to fully work?

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

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How long could azithromycin take to cure chlamydia?

How long could azithromycin take to cure chlamydia?

1 - 2 weeks: Chlamydia should be cured one week after you take your medication. You should be re-tested two weeks after you take your medicine to make sure that you no longer have an infection. Your partner should treated at the same time. Do not have intercourse until both of you have been retested and are free of the infection. ...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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How long does it take for the treatment to cure it 100% and how long do we have to wait to have sex again ? Ok my girlfriend was told that she had an early case of chlamydia, and her doctor gave her the antibiotics to get treated. She took them last wedne

How long does it take for the treatment to cure it 100% and how long do we have to wait to have sex again ? Ok my girlfriend was told that she had an early case of chlamydia, and her doctor gave her the antibiotics to get treated. She took them last wedne

You : You should not have sex until 7 days after you both were treated. If you both were treated with the single dose antibiotic last wednesday, then you can have sex again this wednesday without fear of re-infection. If you were on the 10 day course of antibiotics, then you have to wait 7 days from when you finished the antibiotics. Below, i linked to a website from the center for disease control that gives more in-depth information about chlamydia. ...Read more

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How long does the treatment for chlamydia take to cure it?

How long does the treatment for chlamydia take to cure it?

Here are some...: Bacteriologically, if sensitive, all chlamydia should be eradicated in 24 hours, but physiologically, its related inflammation may take 3-14 days or longer to subside reflecting personal health and immunity. So, if not improved as expected, seek re-evaluation for confirming diagnosis and assessing response of treatment so to refine the care as needed. ...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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How long is it supposed to it take for antibiotics to cure chlamydia in 38 week of pregnancy?

How long is it supposed to it take for antibiotics to cure chlamydia in 38 week of pregnancy?

ONE TO TWO WEEKS: After taking the full course of antibiotics like 2 gram of azithromycine it may take 1to2 weeks to clear the infection completely.If you deliver the baby before that the baby has increased risk of conjunctivitis and pneumonia even if delivered by c section and has to be promptly treated for that. Before you resume sex your sexual partner also needs to be treated for it. ...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

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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Can 500mg single dose of azithromycin cure chlamydia my syptoms are barely noticeable and if it can how long would it take?

Can 500mg single dose of azithromycin cure chlamydia my syptoms are barely noticeable and if it can how long would it take?

No: The correct dose of Azithromycin is 1000mg not 500 mg. One 500 mg is not adequate for treatment. After treatment we recommend avoiding intercourse for 2 weeks to ensure it has resolved. ...Read more

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Recently found out i was infected with chlamydia and they gave me two 500mg tablets of azithromycin will this cure it? And how long will it take?

Recently found out i was infected with chlamydia and they gave me two 500mg tablets of azithromycin will this cure it? And how long will it take?

STD Testing: Azithromycin is fully effective at one gram dose for all forms of chlamydia. You should be free of any contagiousness forty-eight hours after taking the medication. Now, the bigger picture is that many on the front lines of the std epidemics would have also treated you for gonorrhea. If you have any symptoms that do not resolve with the Azithromycin then we may want you also given gc treatment. ...Read more

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I am experiencing genital pain and pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation) . I have taken azithromycin today at approximately 11am. How long will it take for chlamydia to be cured?

I am experiencing  genital pain and pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation) .

I have taken azithromycin today at approximately 11am.

How long will it take for chlamydia to be cured?

Here are some...: If effective, the burning urination will start to ease in 24 hours and gradually fade away in 3-7 days, but with a widely variable pace among the patients. If not resolving as usually expected, seek re-evaluation timely by following suggestion in articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Thereby you gain insight on how to work well with the doctors timely. ...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