Why does chlamydia make it burn when I urinate?

Urethritis. Aquiring an std such as chlamydia and gonorrhea causes infection and inflammation in the urinary tract. The inflammatory response in addition to the infection causes urinary symptoms such as urinary discomfort, pain, pelvic pressure, and irritation to the urethra.
Inflammation. The bacteria is entering your cells causing inflammation, which causes burning.

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I have chlamydia but never showed symptoms, now I am showing one symptom (burning urination) during treatment (1 day left), is this normal?

Antibiotics. It is most likely the burning sensation you are feeling is a side effect of the antibiotics than from chlamydia. Read more...
One possible reason. Is that yeast infections can develop while on antibiotics. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Read more...
Dysuria. Dysuria is the feeling of pain, burning, or discomfort upon urination. Although dysuria frequently indicates the presence of a urinary tract infection (UTI), it can have a variety of causes. Dysuria should always trigger a visit to a health-care professional for evaluation and diagnosis. http://www.emedicinehealth.com/dysuria/article_em.htm#dysuria_overview. Read more...

Chlamydia cured no ghonnorea. Frequent urination and vaginal burning for months leading to burning in the hip. No pain or sores. What's going on?

UTI. You probably have a urinary tract infection (uti). I recommend going to your doctor and having them prescribe you some antibiotics to get rid of it. Ways to prevent this are to drink plenty of water, wipe from front to back, urinate after intercourse, and avoid potentially irritating feminine products. Read more...

Hello, I've recently been having pain during urination (burning sensation) I went to my doctor and they called and told me I have chlamydia. My partner and I have been intimate for a little over a year. Neither one of us have stepped out of our relationsh

Chlamydia. First, both of you need to be treated and certainly one of you could have brought this into the relationship. However, at your age most men aren't going to be honest about having sex outside of the relationship. 20% of the STDs I see in the office are in married, newly engaged or newly pregnant patients who also believe their partner is being faithful, so be very careful. Read more...
Chlamydia. Chlamydia is an obligate intracellular organism and is only transmitted sexually. There is a chance that one of you had it prior to starting this relationship but you definitely got it from a sexual partner and all sexual partners need to be treated. Hope this helps. Read more...
Get treated. You may have contracted chlaymdia some time before without knowing it. Get treated - the both of you. Read more...
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Hey doc, I am a male 19 years of age who was most likely diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhea, as my doctor stated, because I was getting a frequent urination and burning while doing so. Also yellowish and sometimes white discharge throughout the night an

STD treatment. Almost certainly your doctor is right that you have an STD: gonorrhea, chlamydia, or nongonococcal urethritis (NGU). S/He should have donetests to see which it is, but treatment should be started without waiting for the test results. Normal treatment is a ceftriaxone (shot) plus oral azithromycin (1 dose) or doxycycline (for a week). Your sex partner(s) also need to be treated. Good luck! Read more...