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Hi. I was treated for chlamydia Sept 5th (did not know I had it for a month) and missed my period Sept 15th. I have not had any type of intercourse since mid July, can there be a chance that the treatment caused a delay?

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 8 months ago
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Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What is your age?

Are your periods regular?

Weight changes?

Mood swings?

When was your last menstrual period?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I am 21. I have regular period every 15th of the month. Slight moods swings that I have noticed lately, my last menstrual was August 15th to 17th
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 8 months ago

Thanks for all these additional information.

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe, while antibiotics wouldn't cause a missed period, the stress of being ill on the body can lead to missed period.

As such there can be a other variety of causes of missed period like hormonal imbalance, weight gain, weight loss,PCOD,thyroid dysfunction.

So if you'll not get period in next few days then see your gyn doctor and your doctor may advise some form of progesterone to induce period and further investigations like ultrasound ,blood work like Thyroid function test, LH ,FSH etc may be advised for further diagnosis and management.

Let me know if you have any further query so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
How long does the chlamydia take to be out of the system with a 1 dose treatment of antibiotics?
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Anil Kumar, Doctor replied 8 months ago

The symptoms that are due to chlamydia will usually be much improved within 2-3 days after the treatment. However, it may take 5-7 days for the symptoms to completely resolve.

If symptoms persist beyond this period of time, then there should be consideration of whether there is a resistant form of the germ.

Single dose treatment is generally very effective, but it is not 100% effective; the overall success rate is ~97-98%. Therefore, persistent symptoms my indicate that another course of antibiotics is necessary.

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It’s my privilege to help you if you have any further query regarding your this health issue.
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