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Is ciprofloxacin effective against Chlamydia?

Is the antibiotic ciprofloxacin effective to treat chlamydia? If so, what dosage? Thanks
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It is but in higher dosesthere research that incorrect cipro dosage can induce persistence, so do not medicate yourself, but go to an urologist
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Totally agree. You shouldn't ever self-treat for an STD, since so many of them have similar symptoms, but really different treatments. Chlamydia has more effective treatments than cipro, and they have far fewer side effects.
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