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Does penicillin cure chlamydia? All the research I have read says it will not affect it.


Doxycycline is usually the antibiotic for Chlamydia rather than penicillin. Please note that in genital infection, often multiple infections are treated simultaneously with a combination of antibiotics.

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Gary   Roselle, MD Gary Roselle, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati