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Table 3 Resolution of symptoms present at baselines

From: Randomized controlled trial of the relative efficacy of high-dose intravenous ceftriaxone and oral cefixime combined with doxycycline for the treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae co-infection

  Doxycycline + ceftriaxone
(n = 61)#
Doxycycline + cefixime (n = 64)# OR (95% CI) p value
Genital discharge 49/56 31/46 3.35 (1.13–10.86) 0.017
Dysuria 35/43 31/40 1.27 (0.38–4.29) 0.787
Sore throat 18/26 16/25 1.26 (0.34–4.78) 0.771
Anorectal pain 20/26 20/28 0.95 (0.24–3.9) 1
Rectal bleeding 13/17 24/26 0.28 (0.02–2.25) 0.193
Rectal discharge 9/10 6/8 0.35 (0.01–8.27) 0.559
Constipation 9/13 11/12 0.2 (0–2.48) 0.322
  1. #Number of patients at baseline/number of patients at day 8