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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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Assistant: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: i was wondering if you could advise with the below,
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: currently metronidazole for a mouth infection
Assistant: Have you noticed any recent swelling? Do you have any tooth pain?
Customer: however I was wondering what effect having doxycycline for another infection would have on this
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, I am usually very healthy

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
What other infection?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I have chlamydia, and was wondering if I mix both antibiotics, would this have an adverse effect
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
From reading online, there doesn’t seem to be any interaction and in some instances it may even help


No--there are no adverse reactions or interactions between metronidazole and doxycycline so you can take them both together--it won't affect the action of either one

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thank you and you believe the chlamydia should clear as normal?


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