Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What treatment is best for me?
  • Do I have a viral or bacterial STI?
  • Is it possible to have sex with my boyfriend/girlfriend without giving him/her my STI?
  • How can I stop from getting an STI?
  • If I have one STI, am I at higher risk of getting another?
  • How long will my treatment last?
  • Are there any side effects of my treatment?
  • Are there any support groups in my area?
  • If my symptoms get worse, when should I call my doctor?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 01/00