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STD screening: Screening guidelines for stds recommend that sexually active men and women should be offered routine screening for hiv. Serologic testing for hepatitis b should also be done. Women with a history of unprotected sex/multiple partners should be screened yearly for gc and chlamydia. Men for chlamydia. The window period for detection of HIV antibodies is 6 wks-6 mos. After exposure. ...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
Green vaginal discharge, no odor, no std, tried several medications to treat BV but still have light green discharge? I've had it for a few years now :(
Probabely normal : If you have been tested for std, trichomonas, bacterial infection, yeast infection and it has no odor and no responce to treatment.I will suggest dont take anything and hope it is normal for you.But if it changes in smell character get all the tests done again, as some infection might have been missed for some reason in initial exam and testing. ...Read more
No: No, this doesn't happen. You misunderstood something you read or that your doctor might have said. ...Read more
No sex in a month but I have a discharge what is this? Been treated for 2 STDs in 3 months and completed medication. Whats wrong with me?
Discharge Happens: I am not sure why you bring this to us. Vaginal discharge often just is. It can be normal. It represents that you are alive and that your sweat and oil glands and all that goes with the vaginal skin is working. Do you have any other symptoms or odors that would make you worry you have disease? ...Read more
If taking doxyline to be clear of std wen yu Went Got Tested but Turns Out yu testd negative for std do i still hve to complete the medication?
Yes: Tests are not always right. These protocols were developed for a reason. Follow them. ...Read more
Depends on which TSD: There're quite a few stds and each equires different medications/regimens. For example, herpes: valcyclovir/acyclovir/famcyclovir etc...Chlamydia: doxycycline/azithromycin/ampicillin/erythromycin etc..Syphillis: still the good old penicillin. Trichomonas: metronidazole. Gonorrhea: doxy/azithromycin/ceftriaxone. Hiv: this is very complicated--to scary for me..Consult doc 4 your concerns. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Try again please...: HealthTap would like to help, but this is a meaningless question -- maybe a translation problem? What are "penis pumps"? There is no medication that treats all STDs. Please try again with a new question. ...Read more
None: Unfortunately, there is no medication that can totally prevent the acquisition of std's. Forethought regarding the type of partner you are sharing 'bodily fluids' with is tantamount in addition to contraceptives. ...Read more
If you took a medication for an STD and had unprotected sex with an infected person 2 days after, could you be RE-Infected ?
No med kills all: There are at least a dozen diseases than be transmitted sexually including those best known as STD's.Some can be cured with meds and some not.Those that can be cured are not all cured by a single med.If you were treated with the right med for your STD, it may linger long enough to prevent re-infection by same germ for a few days, but unprotected exposure leaves you vulnerable to all the others. ...Read more
If a person has an STD and for that he/she never engage into sex anymore, without taking medication, probably will he/she die?Or get hiv/aids?
Needs information: Here which std you are talking about ? Any std needs to be diagnose and treated adequately. Without sex unlikely to get std, unless blood / genital fluid exchange happen with some unknown reason than accidents.Hiv is also consider one of the std and untreated person can die. Syphilis is one of the monster that untreated leads to someone life miserable. ...Read more
Please respond! If i have yeast infection possibly (not std) and i use topical yeast medication and it's not yeast infection, will that cause one?
Should I get medication for anxiety? I have tested at 5 months 8 panel std and HIv (4th gen) and antibody at 7 mon and can't move on. Still scared.
Anxiety: If you have immobilizing, disabling anxiety that interferes with your thoughts and activities, then yes, you deserve evaluation and treatment to help you reach a position from which you can function normally. Talk with your doctor for a referral, or a behavioral health center, or seek a therapist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Chlamydia is usually treated with a single dose of Azithromycin or with a one week course of doxycycline. I doubt that your healthcare provider prescribed either of the aforementioned antibiotics for your urinary tract infection. I recommend that you go back and get treatment for chlamydia and that you also be tested and treated for gonorrhea as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Some antibiotics cover both chlamydia and urinary tract infection organisms, so yes. Occasionally, in a pt w/both, the abx are selected to do specifically that. Ask your dr if concerned. ...Read more