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Experience:  Board Certified NP, MS, RN. 25 years private practice & hospitalist
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How does pcn G last in the body? Yes. Was also give DORYX

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How long does pcn G last in the body?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes. Was also give DORYX (doxycycline) 5 days later and am afraid neither is working
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: possible syhillis diagnosis awaiting tests
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 5 months ago.

Hello

This is Dr. Bonilla, experienced in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care.

I understand your concerns. Penicillin G intramuscular usually last between 2-4 weeks. If the condition is not improving after 2-3 days of treatment you should see your PCP to review your treatment. Let me know if you have any other questions.

Thanks

Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 4 months ago.

Hello,

Did you have additional questions?