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Treating Chlamydia Women
Chlamydia infection is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or no symptoms at all. In many patients without symptoms, chlamydial infections can spread upwards into the abdomen and cause serious complications due to scarring. Newborns can acquire chlamydial eye infection from birth ...Read more
Reinfection: If the other person had chlamydia, reinfection is possible. You could also have infected the other person. If you masturbated only - that would not cause you to re-infect yourself. Please let the treating provider know. ...Read more
Not very effective.: Quinolones, like ciprofloxacin, are not first line treatments for chlamydia. The effectiveness of Cipro in particular is questionable. Other quinolones are more effective, but require a full week of therapy and are more costly than the preferred agents, Doxycycline or azithromycin. Gonorrhea, usually treated at the same time, is now showing resistance to quinolones, making them less attractive. ...Read more
Does treating chlamydia mean that a previous bartholian cyst will not reoccur the next time I have sex?
If I crush azitromycin and put it into gelatin capsules to make it easier to swallow it it still effective for treating chlamydia?
Yes, but....: You could do this, but it will be very bitter and maybe hard to take the whole dose. If you have trouble taking pills, there is a powder version that is designed to be mixed in water or juice. It's also somewhat bitter, but nothing crushed tablets. There is also the liquid suspension intended mostly for children, but it's another possibility. Ask your doctor or pharmacist. ...Read more
Standard treatment: This is a n antibiotic that differs from most people are use to taking.Instead of going in and ending up in your pee a few hours later, this one attaches to the fat cells of your body and gradually releases into the blood over more than a week. The constant level kills the germ.Since one dose is easier and works, it is preferred to those requiring people remember lots of doses. ...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
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