Last Updated on Apr 07, 2018

How can Gonorrhea be Treated?

Gonorrhea is treated with antibiotics.

Gonorrhea can be cured with proper treatment. Medicines will stop the infection but will not repair any permanent damage done by the disease.

Penicillin derivative antibiotics such as ampicillin or amoxicillin are recommended for the treatment of gonorrhea. Since resistance to penicillin is increasing, other antibiotics can be given like ceftriaxone or spectinomycin.

Women who are pregnant should not be given doxycycline and are usually given an alternative antibiotic such as erythromycin.

All medications should be taken as prescribed, and the infected person should refrain from sexual intercourse during the course of treatment.

It is also important to locate and test the sexual partners of the infected person; and treat them to prevent further spread of gonorrhea.


Gonorrhea_i_love_it Monday, September 7, 2009

omg i just found out i have got Gonorrhea is caused by a bacteria Neisseria that grows and multiplies quickly in moist, warm areas of the body such as the cervix, urethra, mouth, or rectum and i am really fucken scared how do i tell my corey hillery?

guest Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Well your life really sucks doesnt it

guest Tuesday, May 25, 2010

thats realy not nice at lest be nice to that person!!!...

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