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Symptons Of Chlamydia

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The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...for syphilis, but doxcycline or tetracycline can be given to patients who are allergic to penicillin. Other Sexually Transmitted Infections Other sexually transmitted infections commonly seen in HIV-positive women include chlamydia, gonorrhea, bacterial vaginosis, and trichomonas. Antibiotics are available to treat these conditions. Your doctor can diagnose these infections and prescribe effective treatment. It is important to treat...
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Regrets, i've had a few.....

Hi, I'll try and keep this quick.....I had what i thought was a safe sexual encounter with a "high risk" individual. I used a condom. However, there was hand/genital contact without a condom.My partner's hand must have had some of her 'fluids' on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Some STDs chlamydia, for instance are much easier to contract than others, such as HIV. From an HIV perspective, protected sex and "hand/genital Read more »

Hey Doc Please Answer

Hi, I am 18 Years old, I am going to college thinking about taking masters in either engineering or architecture. So honestly I want to live my life the right way. Well I was facing some stress and depression recently, with family and friends. So I...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...this, obviously, but it is highly likely that you did not get infected. I would get checked for other STDs (such as gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis). All can be easily treated if you got them. For the HIV, I would probably just recommend that... Read more »

Symptom: sore throat?

After giving oral sex, can sore throat be a sympton of an STD, that can be contracted through oral sex?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...but that route of transmission is not as likely as genital-genital transmission. Hepatitis, gonorrhea, herpes, syphilis, and chlamydia can all be transmitted to a person performing oral sex on an infected person, but the likelihood for... Read more »

UTI caused by unprotected sex?

My boyfriend and I always have unprotected sex. I am on the pill, so he always ejaculates inside of me. Recently I had a really bad urinary tract infection. I went to the doctor and she tested my urine and said I had a uti. She put me on some...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...speaking, means that you do not have a sexually transmitted infection. This is usually determined by ruling out gonorrhea and chlamydia infections through testing. Regardless, you should talk with your doctor to clear up any uncertainty.Urinary... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Clarithromycin (Biaxin)

...Clarithromycin? Clarithromycin is used for mild or moderate bacterial infections. It works against several different bacteria, especially chlamydia, hemophilus and streptococcus. These bacteria can infect the skin, nose, throat, lungs and ears.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Azithromycin (Zithromax)

...Azithromycin? Azithromycin is used for mild or moderate bacterial infections. It works against several different bacteria, especially chlamydia, hemophilus and streptococcus. These bacteria can infect the skin, nose, throat, and lungs. They can... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...United States, and successful treatment of gonorrhea is becoming more difficult. Because many people with gonorrhea also have chlamydia , another STD, antibiotics for both infections are usually given together. Persons with gonorrhea should be... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...infections (including yeast infections) Bacterial vaginosis Common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), such as gonorrhea, Chlamydia, andtrichomoniasis Genital herpes Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) Although little... Read more »
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What can this be?

Posted by bake23, 2 Replies
...Could it just be an allergic reaction to the condom? I know it's a low exposure for HIV, but what are the chances of catching chlamydia or gonorrhea? Read more »

Thank you, everybody

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Hi, I never thought I would be able to write this here, but I finally made it. I got my negative result from a reputable lab yesterday. I've read every single message that's available on this board since I had an unsafe encounter 3 months ago... Read more »

Am I putting them at risk

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I have had protected sex with sex worker. Am I putting my family at risk if I have protecyted sex with my wife until the tests are complete. I amver worried and concered. Please help Read more »

Help Please!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
Five months ago I had a possible exposure. About a week later the tip of my penis turned red and senitive for about 3 weeks, At the same time I began to feel very tired and a general feeling of unwell. Then my throat become sore, and a rash on the... Read more »