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Can Penicillin Cure Gonorrhea

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can penicillin cure chlamydia

Somebody told me a ex of mine had chlamydia and I'm on penicillin all ready due to a tonsil infection. If I had the chlamydia could it also be cured by the penicillin?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello and thanks for posting.Penicillin doesn't treat chlamydia. The preferred treatment for chlamydia is either doxycycline or azithromycin.If you think you've been exposed, you should be screened (being mindful to test the body site(s)... Read more »

gonorrhea of the throat

I recently did some crystal meth by snorting and a few days later I ended up with a severe sore... Read more »

How many days after injection of penicillin D would kill the bacteria?

I got diagnosed with primary syphilis and got an injection of penicillin D on both cheeks 9 days... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Spreading in North America

Gonorrhea, one of the most common sexually transmitted infections, is continuing to develop drug- resistant strains. The bacteria became resistant to sulfonamides in the 1940s, then to penicillins and tetracyclines in the 1970s and 1980s.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study: Azithromycin Equal to Penicillin

The oral antibiotic azithromycin is as effective as penicillin injections in curing early-stage syphilis, according to the results of a new study. "Syphilis remains an important source of morbidity worldwide," wrote Edward W. Hook III, of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Warning of Gonorrhea Drugs Risk

Gonorrhea's growing resistance to antibiotics could make treating the STD become much more complex, according to information presented this week at the Society for General Microbiology's spring meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland. "If this problem isn't... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Neisseria Gonorrheae Strains in Three Regions of Armenia

There is a lack of available data on gonococcal susceptibility in the Caucasus region, the authors of the current study noted. They aimed to determine in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrheae in Armenia in order to update the... Read more »
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Chlamydia/Gonorrhea

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi guys, I have got a question about chlamydia/gonorrhea. About FOUR years ago I had sex with (3) prostitutes. I have already been tested -ive for HIV and syphilis. Do you think there's a chance I've been infected with chlamydia and/or gonorrhea? I... Read more »

Gonorrhea Affecting CD4 & Viral Load Count

Posted by jjdietz, 3 Replies
Hello,

I was diagnosed with gonorrhea last Saturday. I was given a shot and I'm taking medication. I'm feeling alot better, but I have to finish my medication for another week.

As of April, 2012, my CD4 count was over 2,000 and my viral load was less... Read more »

KEVIN TRUDEAU's BOOK NATURAL CURE they don't want

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Anybody read this book, what is your conclusion concerning the natural cure? Read more »

I read a man was cured completely from HIV. Is this really true?

Posted by pozlady
I read a man was cured completely from HIV. Is this really true? Read more »