I took azithromycin for chlamydia and had unprotected sex 5 days later! Did I infect my partner after a one time exposure?
chlamydia. Perhaps, if you were not cured of the chlamydia. You should warn your partner to be checked.
Possibly. The cdc suggests 7 days of sexual abstinence after the therapy you describe. You may have continued to have adequate colonization ( numbers of chlamydia) to permit infecting your partner at 5 days post therapy .
Partner and I took azithromycin for chlamydia at same time and had unprotected sex same day and next. Is it still effective. We are monogamous.
Chlamydia treatment. The best way to know if you were both fully treated is to repeat any testing a few weeks after the treatment. If symptoms have abated you may be fine. But, it is usually taught that one must not expose partners for 48 hours after treatment so that an untreated bacteria does not reinfect you our your partner. Read more...
I took a 500mg zithromax pill at 1am yesterday and had unprotected sex with my partner who has chlamydia also and took another pill midnight and one a?
Chlamydia treatment. Proper treatment for chlamydia is 1 gram (1000 mg) azithromycin (Zithromax) in a single dose; you should have taken both pills at once. And you should not be having sex with an untreated partner! Probably all will be OK, but to be most safe I would advise that you ask your doctor for another 500 mg pill and take 2 at once; make sure your partner is treated; and no sex for at least a week. Read more...