What kind of pills or treatment can somebody get for chlamydia infection?

Several choices. Presuming this is just an infection with a positive culture and not pelvic inflammation with pain and fever, the top current choices for oral treatment are doxycycline, azithromycin, erythromycin, ofloxacin, and levofloxacin.
Antibiotics. Chlamydia needs to be treated with antibiotics and the most commonly used are azithromycin, doxycycline, or tetracycline. Get a "test of cure" a month later to ensure eradication, get checked for all sexually treated diseases (stds), and get your partner treated also.

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What kind of pills or treatment can somebody get for chlamydia infections?

Several. Chlamydia are organisms which do not have a cell wall, and so are not susceptible to beta-lactams or other agents which attack the cell wall. Tetracyclines, erythromycin, Azithromycin and similar compounds may all be effective. It is important to know what infection you are treating, because if it was acquired sexually you should be checked for other std's. Read more...

What treatment is recommended if two rounds of Azythromycin (1g) and 14-days of Doxycycline haven't cleared up vaginal Chlamydia infection?

Partner checked? It would seem highly unlikely that the infection is not cured if you've gone through this therapy. This raises the possibility that you got reinfected??? or it is NOT just Chlamydia - perhaps something that hasn't yet been diagnosed (like Mycoplasma). Or the germ is resistant-but that's the least probable of the 3. Hopefully an Infectious Diseases specialist can help you, if you're not seeing one. Read more...