How do I treat trike?

Trichomoniasis, or 'trike' can be treated with a course of antibiotics. If you have had unprotected sex since your last sexual health screen and are experiencing discomfort it is recommended you get tested at your local doctor or Marie Stopes International clinic.

How do I prevent catching trike?

Condoms offer you the best protection against contracting trichomonaisis or 'trike' and have the added bonus of being an excellent form of contraception against an unplanned pregnancy.

What are the symptoms of trike?

Trichomoniasis, or 'trike', presents in women as yellow, frothy or smelly discharge, itchiness and soreness of the vagina/vulva, pain during sex and a burning sensation when urinating. Men usually do not experience symptoms of trike, but may notice occasional pain when urinating or discharge from the penis.

What is trike?

Trichomoniasis, also known as 'trike' is a protozoal infection caused by parasites that usually affects the urinary tract, or vagina when sexually transmitted.