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What antibiotics can treat urethritis?

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Antibiotics can cure urethritis caused by bacteria. Some of the most commonly prescribed ones include:

Urethritis caused by trichomonas infection (called trichomoniasis) is usually treated with an antibiotic called metronidazole (Flagyl) or tinidazole (Tindamax).

Your sexual partner should also be treated to prevent reinfection.

  • Adoxa, doxycycline (Vibramycin), Monodox, Oracea
  • Azithromycin (Zmax), Zithromax
  • Ceftriaxone (Rocephin)

From: Urethritis WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 20, 2017

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on November 20, 2017

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