If you or a partner has tested positive for chlamydia, you can order a prescription for an antibiotic treatment from us online. Superdrug Online Doctor offers treatment with doxycycline. Doxycycline is the recommended treatment and is taken for 7 days.
After you have placed your order, our online doctor will review whether a chlamydia treatment is the correct medication for you. Once your prescription has been approved, you will receive your prescription via post.
Your Superdrug Online Doctor prescription allows you to buy your chlamydia treatment at any pharmacy in Ireland.
Chlamydia is always treated with antibiotics, and doxycycline is the recommended choice for treatment.
In rare cases another antibiotic may be more clinically suitable. Our doctors will let you know if this is the case.
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection. Early treatment is crucial. If left untreated, chlamydia can cause infertility in women. It often has no symptoms, or symptoms that are so mild they can be difficult to spot. Seven in ten women with chlamydia do not notice symptoms.
If symptoms do appear, it is usually within three weeks of exposure.
These symptoms include:
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection. Early treatment is crucial. It often has no symptoms, or symptoms that are so mild they can be difficult to spot. One quarter to one half of all male chlamydia cases go unnoticed, which is part of the reason why the number of infections has vastly increased over the last fifteen years.
In the short term, if men’s Chlamydia symptoms do appear, it is usually within seven to twenty one days of infection. Early symptoms can range from:
In women, if left untreated, chlamydia can lead to premature births, ectopic pregnancies, early miscarriage and infertility, via:
In men, if left untreated, chlamydia can cause: