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What Antibiotics Are Used To Treat Chlamydia

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will zithromax show i have HIV

I had STD tested two weeks ago showed i have chlamydia, so i had the zithromaz prescribed by doctor, the following night i suffered throat problem, feel like something pressing my throat, but i dont have any pain or sore on my throat. Also,my jar...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...when i take zithromax?" Huh? What the hell does that even mean?Regarding your question about zithromax, taking an antibiotic to treat a bacterial infection (Chlamydia) would have no effect on HIV-(viral) related symptoms or HIV-related tests.... Read more »

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clindamycin

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Antibiotics-to-Go May Increase STD Treatment

...is more effective than the standard method of instructing the patients to tell their partners to see a doctor for testing and treatment, according to a new study. The practice of patient-delivered partner treatment is already common in Europe... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...disease chlamydia usually comes with no telltale symptoms, so most people don't even know when they are infected. But left untreated, the so-called "silent epidemic" of chlamydia threatens to cause reproductive damage and infertility in many of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia

...Is Chlamydia? How Do People Get Chlamydia? What Are the Symptoms of Chlamydia? What Complications Can Result From Untreated Chlamydia? How Does Chlamydia Affect a Pregnant Woman and Her Baby? How Is Chlamydia Diagnosed? What Is... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Azithromycin (Zithromax)

...MAC. People who have a CD4 cell count of less than 50 may develop MAC. Azithromycin is often used with another antibiotic to treat MAC. It can also be used to prevent MAC infection. If your CD4 cell count is below 50, talk to your health care... Read more »
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Help - HIV/Chlamydia Risk

Posted by Sharpie_H, 1 Reply
...though it is STILL mild, it's definitely not me being hypochondriac. I even had what could have been conjunctivitis, wich I treated with Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates and Dexamethasone and was quickly gone (even though chlamydia is treated... Read more »

Low risk? what STD am I facing?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
After 3 weeks from a possible exposure, I have had two instances of clear, pus-like discharge from my penis while I was asleep. The first time would have been about 18 days from the exposure and the second at 24 days. On the first occasion, I just... Read more »

Ongoing Health Problems

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...year after a high risk exposure (which resulted in chlamydia), I continue to suffer from definite health problems. I have been treated for strep/tonsilitis three times (after never having it in my previous 35 years!), oral lesions, and on... Read more »

Anxiety and symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...discharge from my penis which I was sure was an STD. I went to the doctor that day and he did a swab and said he would go ahead and treat me for both gonnorhea and chlamydia. We discussed an HIV test but since my exposure was only a week away... Read more »