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Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2013 in Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Question: i'm having goloria and i want to know what medicine to use for cure
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Answered by Dr. Michelle Gibson James 36 minutes later
Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

There are two main treatment regimens for gonorrhoea.
The regimens are (1) the use of an antibiotic called ceftriaxone at a 250mg strength, it is given as a single intramuscular injection along with another antibiotic called azithromycin which is given as single dose at 1 g.

(2) OR the use of an antibiotic called doxycylcine given at 100mg twice a day for 7 days

Re evaluation is suggested to be done after 3 months.

When screening for one STI, some persons consider screening for all of them at the same time.

I hope this helps, feel free to ask any other questions
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