Ciprofloxacin and metronidazole taken together

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2. Having taken both azithromycin and doxycycline, there are no STDs that ciprofloxacin would be reliably expected to take care of. It might treat prostatitis (which is rarely, if ever an STD) but your symptoms don't sound like this. 3. Metronidazole is a logical medication for persistent urethritis. 4. In a small number of men, persistent non-gonococcal urethritis occurs.
Since Trichomoniasis is usually treated with the antibiotic Metronidazole, the antibiotics that you have taken would not have cleared the infection if you do indeed have it. You could also ask to be tested for Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma, as these can also cause urethritis and are not routinely tested for.
In the end I told him that I have Ciprofloxacin, and Levofloxacin, and more Flagyl on hand. He said I should take 500mg of Levofloxacin and Flagyl every day for 7 days and that I have prostatitis.?? Awesome. Again, just placated, brushed off and given a generic diagnosis - Didn't seem concerned that I've already taken every anti-biotic under the sun / He seemed 100% confident that Levo would work (or he really wanted to leave the office for lunch) I'm going to cross my fingers.
Should I be concerned that the the tests were limited to blood, urine, and a culture swab (urethral only) and that a throat and/or rectum swab was never taken?
I don't know they are, Ciprofloxacin 500mg 2 times a day, and Apo-Metronidazole 500mg 3 times a day. I was only given a week but within the first few days I started feeling better and the paranioia started hgoing away. I was also given 2 ct scans the first said, sequential scans without contrast obtained through the kidneys down through the bladder using the ct/kub technique. There is no hydroephrosis and no renal calculi identified.
Good evening!Two years ago, a prostitute made me oral sex,after I'm gaining some Symptoms of STDs.My symptoms are:constant burning,inflamed urethral meatus and sometimes when I have a bowel movement to have a clear discharge.When I pee,I don't have a burning sensation.I have been to doctors,and did many tests including:VDRL, TPHA,IgM antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis(from blood)--they were negative at a laboratory.
My Obgyn took me off of birth control pills in August because she thought that was what was causing this, but I still have the episodes and they are getting closer and closer together. I had an MRA and MRI in September that both came back normal. My neurologist has put me on neurontin three times a day, but that isn't helping either. I can not funtion my normal like and every time it goes away I hope it's for good, but then it comes back and I can not figure out why.
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As I could no longer wait for the gastro appointements, I went online and bought broad spectrum antibiotic againts anaerobes, i.e. metronidazole. I found the optimum doze myself and took it for 10 days. It apperead that the smell was gone, but only for about a week and a half. I am now battling what seem to be a candida albicans as I am itching every day. Doh! You seem to cure one thing for a while, and get another thingy, pwah!...
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