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What Vaginal Infections Does Metronidazole Treat

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gonorhea

Scared to go to doctor but would metronidazole vaginal gel cure gonorhea? I had it prescribed to me because I had a bacteria infection about a year ago and sometimes get them quite often but have not had one since last year.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...this comment always worries me, since establishing a good relationship with a treater that you trust is really important.No, metronidazole won't treat gonnorhea. If your having urinary or vaginal symptoms, you ought to let your healthcare... Read more »

rape victim help

Hi I am an 18 year old girl who was raped(3 times without a condom) on June 11, 2007 on June 14 and... Read more »

two years yeast infection

I have chronic vaginal yeast infection for over two years.My doc.put me on diflucan many times but... Read more »
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Opportunistic Infections

... What Are Opportunistic Infections? Testing for OIs OIs and AIDS What Are the Most Common OIs? Preventing OIs Treating OIs What Are Opportunistic Infections? In our bodies, we carry many germs -- bacteria, protozoa, fungi, and... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Pros and Cons of Treating Acute HIV Infection The Bottom Line What Is Acute HIV... Read more »
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Fungal Infections

...doctors prescribe anti-fungal drugs on a long-term basis, but this can lead to drug-resistant Candida that is more difficult to treat. Candidiasis of the Mouth (Thrush) Whitish coating of the tongue and/or the inside of the cheeks ... Read more »
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What Are Opportunistic Infections?

... Table of Contents Basic Facts Preventing and Treating OIs OIs and Women Most Common Opportunistic Infections (OIs) in HIV-Positive People Basic Facts While many viruses Read more »
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I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

yeast infection or something

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...hello everyone, I was recently treated for an std with tetracycline and acquired a yeast infection. I just tested hiv- about 12 weeks post possible exposure. Trouble Read more »

vaginal yeast infections

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...infections and never know she has one say if she was hiv pos would she continue to have yeast infections that would never require treatment Read more »

vaginal infections

Posted by curiousme, 1 Reply
...clamydia sp? and they were negative. I was ok for a while but it came back - coupled with a general feeling of ill. I was just treated for BV last week and it is not gone! WOMEN are there any natural treatments for BV that I can use. How... Read more »