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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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Help please! is chlamydial conjunctivitis treated the same as genital chlamydia infection?

Help please! is chlamydial conjunctivitis treated the same as genital chlamydia infection?

Yes: Oral antibiotics, such as doxycycline, are often used. Eye drops are not effective for this disorder. Treating the genital infection will also treat the eye infection. ...Read more

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How effective are pepper tree leaves for treating Candida yeast infections?

How effective are pepper tree leaves for treating Candida yeast infections?

Not very...: ...and maybe not effective at all. You'll do better with standard, scientific treatment, usually with an "azole" drug (miconazole, clotrimazole, and several others). If your diagnosis has not been professionally confirmed, best to see a doctor first. ...Read more

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How are men decolonized & treated for yeast infection so they don't re-infect their partner?

How are men decolonized & treated for yeast infection so they don't re-infect their partner?

See answer: Yeast infections are not considered sexually transmitted infections. Although yeast infections may spread from one sexual partner to the other, it's rare and in vast majority of women who have recurrent yeast infections, it has nothing to do with male partner, yeast infections primarily occur in uncircumcised men and common in diabetics. Proper hygiene and topical/oral antifungals used to treat. ...Read more

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Will zithromax treat gonorrhea in males?

Will zithromax treat gonorrhea in males?

Yes: Zithromax is a routine drug to treat uncomplicated gonorrhea.Recurring infections may require higher doses orr additional antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can candida albicans cream treatment affect women fertility?

Can candida albicans cream treatment affect women fertility?

Yeast rx affect fert: Treatment with creams for yeast vaginitis are not known to affect fertility. But the best treatment is a saturated solution of boric acid or boric acid vaginal inserts, which will definitely not affect fertility. ...Read more

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Is rephresh vaginal gel a good alternative for pregnant woman who want to cure their bv naturally rather than metrogel?

Is rephresh vaginal gel a good alternative for pregnant woman who want to cure their bv naturally rather than metrogel?

NO!: So, first there's nothing natural in rephresh vaginal gel. I don't know where you got this ridiculous idea. Read the ingredients. It's mostly chemicals plus a processed sugar (glycerin) & water. Doesn't nothing for an infection like BV. You need to use the proper medication to treat it (ANTIBIOTICS!) like metrogel and then maintain a healthy vaginal floral balance with proper sexual health & diet. ...Read more

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Can empirically treating vaginal yeast infections create resistances to antifungals?

Resistance: That potential is always present. What is more disturbing, however, is that you may be using antifungal medication against conditions not really due to yeast infection. ...Read more

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Is there any alternative treatment (medicine) when azithromycin failed to treat chlamydia trachomatis ?

Is there any alternative treatment (medicine) when azithromycin failed to treat chlamydia trachomatis ?

Chlamydia: Yes. Other medications are available. Please, consult with your doctor to see if you have persistent infection and which medication is appropriate. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take antibiotics for uti (infection)along with homeopathic medicines(natural herbs)to cure the disease ?

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Is it safe to take antibiotics for uti (infection)along with homeopathic medicines(natural herbs)to cure the disease ?

Would avoid: If you truly have a urinary tract infection (bacteria and white cells in the urine) and your doctor has prescribed an appropriate antibiotic, I would suggest you avoid taking homeopathic medications. While probably benign, some herbal medications can interact with antibiotics and impair absorption or metabolism. Take the antibiotics as prescribed and recheck with your doctor when completed. ...Read more

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Urinary tract infection treatment - what are natural ways to cure uti?

Urinary tract infection treatment - what are natural ways to cure uti?

Antibiotics: The natural way to cure a UTI is to which thed infecting bacteria is susceptible. 3-5 days treatment will cure a bladder infection, 7-14 days for a kidney infection. Any other natural treatment will fail. ...Read more

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How do integrative doctors treat chlamydia infections?

How do integrative doctors treat chlamydia infections?

Umm: Hopefully appropriately, using evidence based medicine and ethics. Just what is an "integrative doctor, " anyway? Is that code for doesn't prescribe pharmaceuticals? Or code for not a real doctor but is trying hard? It should mean a licensed physician who evaluates every aspect of a patient when they practice their craft. ...Read more

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How to treat yeast infection naturally?

How to treat yeast infection naturally?

Yeast infections: Yeast infections can occur anywhere on the body. For groin yeast infections you will still need to treat the yeast with medication but then cut out sugar, take a probiotic, make sure the area affected is dry before putting on clothes, wear dri fit clothes that help absorb sweat and decrease yeast formation. ...Read more

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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

A common sexually transmitted infection that ...Read more