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How is gonorrhea treated?

Angela Lowery
Family Medicine
There are several different antibiotics that can successfully treat gonorrhea. However; drug-resistance strain are increasing, making treating gonorrhea more difficult. It is important to take all medications as prescribed by your doctor. While taking medication refrain from having sex until cleared by your doctor.

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