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Antibiotics for pus in semen while on infertility treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Iam under infertility treatment
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am given antibiotics for 1 month becasue of pus in the semen
Doctor :   ok
User :   Is it safe to take this
User :   for one month
User :   Also I was on steroids
Doctor :   could you specify the antibiotic that you are on?
Doctor :   ok
User :   Now after it was discontinued the libido is less
Doctor :   how long was the steroids prescribed?
User :   GATILOX 400
User :   4 months
Doctor :   basically steroids is a must in cases like this in order to prevent
User :   5 mg
Doctor :   the body from reacting against your own sperms
Doctor :   which is very important
User :   I didnot get it
Doctor :   the body reacts for any infection with antibodies
User :   ok
Doctor :   but the sperms are kept seperate by a barrier
User :   Is it safe to take antibiotics for 1 month
User :   ok
Doctor :   but in case of infection this might be damages for which steroids are given to supress the antibody
Doctor :   formation against the sperms
User :   Can steroid withdrawal give reduced libido
Doctor :   no it has no efefect on libido as such

Doctor :   and it is safe to take this antibiotic
Doctor :   very essential to prevent and heal the infection
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