Drinking whilst taking doxycline for chlamydia?

Yes. No problem taking tetracycline class antibiotics with alcohol but keep it in moderation. If you have a significant infection it would be best to abstain until the infection has resolved.

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I'm taking doxycycline for a possible chlamydia infection, will it still be effective if I drink alcohol during the one-week regimen?

If you are not. Drinking continuously....(whole new set of problems), and only have an occasional drink not within two hours of the medication it should still be effective. Read more...
Not as effective. Alcohol can decrease the effectiveness of the antibiotic. With Doxycycline no milk or dairy within 2 hours of taking it because it definitely affects the absorption of the doxycycline. Read more...

My boyfriend and I were both treated for Chlamydia. He finished a ten day treatment of doxycycline yesterday and I took a powder/drink form of azithro?

Both treatments OK. Doxycycline and azithromycin are equally effective and routinely recommended. Your bf was a bit overtreated; 7 days doxy is sufficient. Any other partners either of you has had in the past 2-3 months also should be treated. Both of you should be retested for chlamydia in about 3 months. Wait for about a week before having sex with your bf; or if you just can't wait, use condoms for a while. Read more...

What if doxycycline doesn't work for chlamydia?

There are other meds. Please call your doc Azithromycin is usually used 1st or can be used if the doxy doesn't work but ask your doc. Read more...

Been prescribed doxycycline but didn't have chlamydia?

Not sure of the. Question. However, if you have been sexually involved with someone over the last two months who has been diagnosed with chlamydia - it is standard to treat partners. Read more...