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Experience:  Clinical Geriatric Pharmacist; Pharmacy Practice Residency training with extensive knowledge in pharmacological treatment of diseases;Special interest in alternative remedies.
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Can I use amoxicillin to treat possible first stage? I

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can I use amoxicillin to treat possible first stage syphilis? I played with a woman vagina? Am I at risk
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No. It just happened
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: nothing at all. The only sexual contact was my finger on the vagina
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 month ago.

Syphillis is only spread via mucus membrane contact with an infected person's syphillis sores. This would only be through vaginal, anal or oral sex. Simply touching the sore with your intact finger would not spread it to you.