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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I've just been diagnosed with trichomoniasis and they started me on metronidazole. how long until it kicks in because I'm in a lot of pain.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I've just been diagnosed with trichomoniasis and they started me on metronidazole. how long until it kicks in because I'm in a lot of pain.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Provide your age,
User :   18
Doctor :   gender
User :   fenale
User :   female *
Doctor :   Metronidazole has to be continued for 10 days for the infection to subside
Doctor :   do you have any discharge
User :   what can i do about my symptoms until then
User :   no discharge
User :   just very painful urination and frequent urination
Doctor :   ok
User :   and it hurts even when im not urinating
Doctor :   are you taking any medications for pain
User :   no i dont kno what to take
User :   all im on is metronidazole
Doctor :   Take Tab Ibugesic for pain 3 times a day for 3 days after food
User :   is that over the counter?
Doctor :   yes
User :   where can i find it?
Doctor :   in the medical stores

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