Will doxycycline treat trichomoniasis - Doctor answers
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
I'm 33 weeks pregnant and was cheated on by my spouse I had trichomoniasis I was treated with flag. His doctor gave him doxycycline hycl. This was a. Month ago. We recently had sex and now im experiencing the same symptoms as before. I have read that the
Sorry to hear this: Are you concerned that your spouse may have cheated and become re-infected? Please let your doctor know so that you can be re-tested. Take care. ...Read more
What is the effectiveness of Doxycycline on Trichomonas? I know Doxycycline is a suitable treatment method for Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Chlamydia
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
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
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?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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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