Posted by: amy | 2009-08-13


dear cyberdoc

i have the most wonderful boyfriend, but has recently discovered he has chlamyia (STD) and probably from his last relationship. we have always had sex with a condom (and oral sex a few times without). his doctor gave him Aspen azithromycin but it still persisted. he wet the bed a few times while sleeping and says it burns when urinating. could you help?
and please tell i probably don' t have it!! having a pap smear tomnorrow, will they pick it up if i have?
oh can you catch it from towel, hands etc?

thank you

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Hallo Amy
Ask your doctor to test you for it, as it won't help if he is treated and you are infected - you will just pass the infection to each other all the time. He may need to use more than one course of antibiotics to get rid of it.
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