Other Diagnostic Tests

• Culture is usually positive for both chlamydia and gonorrhea.

The recommended regimen for pregnancy is azithromycin 1 g orally in a single dose or amoxicillin 1 g orally in a single dose or amoxicillin 500 mg orally three times daily for 7 days.

Alternate regimens include erythromycin base 500 mg orally four times daily for 7 days or 250 mg orally four times daily for 14 days or erythromycin ethylsuccinate 800 mg orally four times daily for 7 days or 400 mg orally four times daily for 14 days.

C. trachomatis Infection in Infants: Treatment of ophthalmia neonatorum or infant pneumonia should be with erythromycin base or ethylsuccinate 50 mg/kg/day orally divided into four doses daily for 14 days.

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