Nov 19, 2012
sir, i have treated of syphilis with benzathine penicillin . now i can continue my sexual life with my wife or not ?? plz give me answer in detial. i will be thankful you. my wife current test is negative.
Response from Dr. Young
If you completed the appropriate treatment of penicillin (1-3 weeks, depending on the situation), then you are considered cured and cannot transmit syphilis.
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