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I had unprotected sex after one week felt pain duling ulinating a drop of white discharge, I visited clinic near by, I told a nurse and she proscribe without a test, on the proscription was doxil,fragile and panado was this right for my problem though no test conducted?
Hi, thanks for writing in. From what you say, it sounds like the nurse prescribed antibiotics ( doxycycline ?and flagyl?) and pain tablets (?Panadol) for your symptoms. Usually the ealiest that testing for sexually transmitted infections like chlamydia and gonorrhea can be done is at 2 weeks after the sex. If you still have symptoms I suggest going back to the clinic for assessment and possibly... Read Full Answer
Hello About 3-4 weeks a go I stared getting sores inside my mouth. Nothing outside, nothing on my lips. After waiting for 7 days I went to the doctor and I was given Nystatin, the sores appear on the bottom of my mouth on my tongue and bottom of my cheeks. I was told they are "probably" canker sores, as they heal a new one(s) appear somewhere new inside my mouth again.After being on Nystatin for a few weeks I still get them. I have a girlfriend and I don't want to give her anything. From...
From your description, these sores do not seem like a symptom of a herpes outbreak because it sounds like they are occurring in different areas of your mouth at the same time over an extended time period and haven’t gone away. It would be advisable to go back to the doctor if your symptoms have continued. To rule out HSV, they can do a herpes swab if they think this is necessary. If these are... Read Full Answer
My partner just tested positive for syphillis
Hi If your partner tested positive for syphilis you would need to get a test for syphilis and maybe the treatment. Needing the treatment really depends on what stage of syphilis they have and when you last had sex with them. It would be easier if you went to the same place where your partner was tested as they would know if you just need to be tested or need the syphilis treatment as well. If... Read Full Answer
What do I need to do to get a condom from a youth clinic and how?
Hi, Thanks for writing. Condoms are available for free at youth clinics, STI clinics, and at many major health centres. These condoms can be accessed simply by walking in and taking the condom(s). Free condoms at clinics are usually located in a bowl near the entrance or front-desk where they can be easily picked-up by anyone visiting the clinic. If you cannot see where the condoms are located... Read Full Answer
I had sex with a women. I tested for western blot after 1.5 month, rapid test after 3 and 6 month. All came negative, but I'm having dermatitis and pain in groin. Past one week I'm having pain in both arm pit. .
Hi, It definitely sounds like you are HIV-negative. The rapid test for HIV is considered to be conclusive at 3 months. I would not recommend any further HIV testing. Health concerns like dermatitis and pain in groin or arm pits are not generally symptoms we see associated with HIV. Pain in the groin can be associated with other STIs, and is a serious concern. If untreated some STIs can damage... Read Full Answer