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Chlamydia Infection

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: February 22, 2021 6:13 AM

Anonymous 2 months

I’m a woman 24yo and have been diagnosed chlamydia infection. I’ve been treated with azithromycin and it didn’t works well with me. After 7weeks from the treatment, i went to see the doctor again and the doctor prescribed me with doxycillin and metronidazole. After a month from the new treatment, i found out that i still have green discharge which i think the antibiotic didn’t works with me as well. I haven’t done sex since 4 years ago until today. What should i do if the symptoms still persist? Does it mean i cant be cured? I hope that you can give advice for me. Much appreciated thank you

Dr Sri Viknarajan 2 months
General Practitioner

Greetings, thank you for your question.

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We sincerely understand your concern with the discomfort. Generally symptoms of genitourinary infection usually include burning sensation, dysuria or pain during urination, itchness & sometimes incontinences). All of these symptoms can be caused by:

For your information however, having a repetitive infection may be a symptoms of serious condition as there could be a more serious underlying problems such as:

  • Hormonal imbalances caused by estrogen and progesterone
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Immunodeficiency such as HIV

Want to hear more from our specialist? Our gynecologist are here to help.

However, the following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by your statements above. Nonetheless, in order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we require additional details to explore further into your current complaints.

For the time being, I advised you to

  • continue the medication as per the previous consultation
  • avoid any sexual contact or intimacy for the time being
  • ensure genital hygiene is made a priority
  • avoid using any product without proper consultation
  • reconsult to your previous doctor or the nearest available medical doctor in your neighbourhood.

You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak directly with our doctors online. We assure you that our conversations are kept confidential unless additional consultation is needed from other medical parties. Thank you.

Last Updated: Mon Feb 22 2021 06:13:33 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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