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Does the metronidazole antibiotic cure BV and chlamydia?

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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Not both

Metronidazole will often cure BV (bacterial vaginosis).
It is ineffective against chlamydia. For this you will need a different antibiotic, such as azithromycin, doxycycline, eryhromycin, or uncommonly Levofloxacin and ofloxacin. See your clinician for an appropriate prescription.

In brief: Not both

Metronidazole will often cure BV (bacterial vaginosis).
It is ineffective against chlamydia. For this you will need a different antibiotic, such as azithromycin, doxycycline, eryhromycin, or uncommonly Levofloxacin and ofloxacin. See your clinician for an appropriate prescription.
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