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Have chlamydia. Pain in testicle. Diagnosed as epididymis. Will doxycycline helps to cure?

My gp suspects i got chlamydia from my girlfriend and i been tested and something did show up under microscope on swab test so i was given four tablets to take at once. I have had awful pain in the right testicle and my doctor felt the exact area and said it seemed to be the epididymis . I have got a back up prescription for doxycycline . Will this cure me because i not been able to perform since this occurred due to the pain.
Asked On : Mon, 4 Jun 2012
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Hi yes epidydimis can be cured by doxycycline .but it should be used for longer ttime.use of azithromycin 1 gm followed by 500mg daily for 4 days can cure it
Answered: Fri, 30 Aug 2013
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