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Will doxycycline hyclate treat trichomoniasis?

Will doxycycline hyclate treat trichomoniasis?

No: Trichomonas responds to metronidazole and to the similar tinidazole. If someone with trichomoniasis is allergic to these medications, one recommendation is for that person to undergo Desensitization Therapy by an Allergist, so that he/she can be treated safely with one of these two antibiotics. ...Read more

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I am taking doxycycline for trichomoniasis?

I am taking doxycycline for trichomoniasis?

May not work.: That is not the usual treatment for Trichomoniasis. It probably will not work. That is a common treatment for other STD'd including chlamydia. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with trichomonas, given a shot, 4 pills and have been on doxycline 2× a day for 4days. Why am I still in pain?

Hard to say: The treatment you cite is not just for trich. You were given a shotgun treatment for STD's that could include gonorrhea, chlamydia & others. These could also cause pelvic inflammatory disease and need more intense treatment. You should go back in for re-evaluation if you are not improving. ...Read more

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Can amoxicillin treat trichomoniasis?

No, it can't.: Trichomoniasis can be treated w one or multiple oral doses of Metronidazole or tinidazole. These are antibiotics which your doctor can order. Metronidazole is 90 to 95% effective and tinidazole is 86 to 100% effective. ...Read more

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Is doxycycline 100 mg used to treat only mono?

Is doxycycline 100 mg used to treat only mono?

No: Doxycyclne is an Antibiotic used for many infections but not effective agaist viruses.Infectious mononucleosis is caused by a virus. ...Read more

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Could I use doxycycline to treat diverticulitis?

Could I use doxycycline to treat diverticulitis?

Yes: General info many different antibiotics can be used for divertiulitis ...Read more

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What does Flagyl and doxycycline treat?

What does Flagyl and doxycycline treat?

Infections: The medications individually treat a variety of infections. When given together they are usually used to treat sexually transmitted infections, particularly: chlamydia and trichomoniasis. They are often given in combination with testing to avoid delaying treatment. They do have a variety of other indications however. ...Read more

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Can doxycycline is treat vaginitis n cervicisis?

Can doxycycline is treat vaginitis n cervicisis?

Cervicitis: I have used Doxycycline to treat cervicitis. However vaginitis is often either bacterial vaginosis, which is usually treated with Flagyl or metrogel, and isn't sensitive to doxy. Or another type of bacterial infection which may or may not be sensitive to doxycycline. ...Read more

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I have leftover doxycycline. Will it treat vaginitis?

I have leftover doxycycline. Will it treat vaginitis?

No: #1) you shouldn't have left over antibiotics because it means that you may not have taken them as directed when they were prescribed.
#2) Doxycycline would not be the first choice for treating a vaginitis. ...Read more

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Will doxycycline treat hemorrhoidal infection?

Will doxycycline treat hemorrhoidal infection?

Proctitis?: Hemorrhoids don't generally get infected. Maybe rectal inflammation/infection (proctitis)? If so, or if you have an anal fissure, doxycycline might help. If under a doctor's care, follow his or her advice. If not, see a doctor now. If your anus has been sexually exposed, get tested for STD; doxycycline is the treatment of choice for rectal chlamydia. ...Read more

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What are side effects when using doxycycline to treat Lyme disease?

What are side effects when using doxycycline to treat Lyme disease?

Allergic reactions: Can be very serious side effects if there is: difficulty in breathing, chest tightness, swelling of tongue, diarrhea with or without bloody stools, severe headaches, severe skin reactions like urticaria, blistered or pealing skin. Common and relatively mild se are nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite mild temporary skin rash with or without itching, sensitivity to sunlight. But, overall quite safe. ...Read more

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When can I start having sex with a new girl after being treated for trichomoniasis?

After Antibiotics: A vaginal trichomonas infection may have no symptoms or a vaginal discharge that is often copious, foul smelling, irritating or itchy, sometimes described as green in color, and sometime frothy of foamy. After completing antibiotic treatment it should be safe to resume sex. Safe sex practices should always be used. ...Read more

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My vagina itches a little bit inside but it comes and goes I had trichomoniasis last year but was treated for it. What could it be? Is it stress?

My vagina itches a little bit inside but it comes and goes I had trichomoniasis last year but was treated for it. What could it be? Is it stress?

Recheck, re-treat: Trichomoniasis, a protozoan infection, is transmitted sexually. It can recur if both partners are not treated simultaneously.
Stress is more likely the result of your discomfort, but not the cause.
Visit your local Planned Parenthood center for evaluation, treatment and discussion of follow through with your partner. ...Read more

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I have recently been treated with doxycycline & a shot for gonnereah. My diagnosis was urethitis. I regularly masturbate, & I'm still seeing discharge?

I have recently been treated with doxycycline & a shot for gonnereah. My diagnosis was urethitis. I regularly masturbate, & I'm still seeing discharge?

Most likely: You had shot of Ceftriaxone or similar medication which is standard med for gonorrhea and the Doxycycline is for chlamydia. If you have discharge when you masturbate, it is most likely semen. If you have spontaneous discharge, I advise you to see your doc and the discharge will be tested for reinfection of resistance ...Read more

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Was treated for urethitis with doxycycline, 2 weeks after was treated with shot for gonnoreah almost 2 weeks I can still see discharge. Is meds working?

Was treated for urethitis with doxycycline, 2 weeks after was treated with shot for gonnoreah almost 2 weeks I can still see discharge. Is meds working?

Microbial resistance: You should not continue to have a discharge two weeks after therapy unless you have been reinfected or the organism is resistant to both antibiotics already used. ...Read more

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