Based on GISP data, CDC recommends combination therapy with ceftriaxone 250 mg intramuscularly and either azithromycin 1 g orally as a single dose or doxycycline 100 mg orally twice daily for 7 days as the most reliably effective treatment for uncomplicated gonorrhea.Aug 10, 2012
Although Chlamydia trachomatis is the most commonly reported pathogen that causes urogenital infection such as urethritis or cervicitis, Ureaplasma parvum and Ureaplasma urealyticum, which are commensals in the genital tract, have also now been recognized as contributors to urogenital infection.Apr 2, 2012
Urinary tract or genital infections caused by Ureaplasma may be treated with azithromycin or doxycycline. If the bacteria do not respond to these drugs, erythromycin or fluoroquinolones may be used. Newborns with lung problems caused by Ureaplasma may be treated with erythromycin.
Doxycycline monohydrate and doxycycline hyclate differ only in their salt form- monohydrate and hyclate. Hyclate has greater solubility than monohydrate. However, the monohydrate form may be more tolerable. Regardless of their solubility differences, both forms are effective at treating infections.May 22, 2019
Examples include doxycycline 100mgorally twice daily for 14 days (as part of a combination regimen forpelvic inflammatory disease), and doxycycline 100mg orally twice dailyfor 7 days for uncomplicated nongonococcal urethritis in men. Azithromycin is the preferred treatment for M. genitalium.