Table 3

Peruvian treatment guidelines for male STI's

Etiological agentTreatment
SyphilisBenzathine G penicillin 2.4 MU in two 1.2 MU intramuscular injections once.
If allergy to penicillin exists:
Doxiciclyne 100 mg orally. Twice daily per 14 days
GonorrhoeaCefixime 400 mg orally once.
Or
Ceftriaxone 125 mg intramuscular once.
ChlamydiaAzithromicin 1 g orally once or
Doxiciclyne 100 mg orally each 12 h×7 days
TrichomonasMetronidazole 2 g orally once