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Yes, both females and males can get chlamydia.

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Q: Can females and males have chlamydia?
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Is chlamydia treatment the same for females and males?

Yes, males and females use the same treatment for chlamydia.

Does chlamydia affect females or males?

Both sexes can get it.Both men and women can transmit the chlamydia bacteria.Both females and males can have chlamydia.

Do females carry a host cell for chlamydia?

The cells of males and females can be infected with chlamydia

Is doxycycline the best treatment for chlamydia in males?

Doxycycline and azithromycin are the preferred treatments for chlamydia in males and females.

Do chlamydia and syphilis affect females and males differently?

Syphilis has the same effects in men and women. Chlamydia has different effects in males and females. Females are less likely to get symptoms than males, and can experience pelvic inflammatory disease. Men can experience prostatitis, epididymitis, and orchitis from chlamydia.

How is chlamydia active in males?

Chlamydia is active in males and females in the same way. It infects the mucous membranes and reproduces inside the host cell.

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What symptoms are common to both chlamydia and gonorrhea in males and females?

Both females and males may have dysuria (painful urination) or abnormal discharge from chlamydia or gonorrhea. Both men and women may have no symptoms from these infections.

What is the treatment for chlamydia in females?

Females and males get the same treatment for chlamydia. The first choice treatments are one gram of azithromycin, or doxycycline 100 mg twice daily for seven days.

Could a female show symptoms of chlamydia and a male not?

Yes, that's possible. 80-90% of females and many males have no symptoms of chlamydia.

Who is the main carrier for chlamydia?

Both males and females can have chlamydia. The most common age group to be infected is 15 to 25 years old.

Do females or males transmit chlamydia?

Both men and women can be infected with and transmit chlamydia. It doesn't just originate in one gender or the other.

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