Mycoplasma infection

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What is mycoplasma infection?

Mycoplasma infection is caused by the mycoplasma bacteria, it is unique in that it has no cell wall, making it immune to some antibiotics. It is known to cause respiratory and genitourinary infections. Typical symptoms include malaise, aches and pain, fever, cough, headache, congestion,and earache.

Common symptoms reported by people with mycoplasma infection

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for mycoplasma infection

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Biaxin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
mycoplasma infection (1)

Data from patients with mycoplasma infection, who have ever reported treatments, ordered by their reporting frequency during the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with mycoplasma infection

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Biaxin)
Perceived effectiveness
for mycoplasma infection (1 evaluation)
Side effects
metallic taste in mouth nausea
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
mycoplasma infection (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with mycoplasma infection, who have ever reported treatments, ordered by their reporting frequency during the last 5 years.
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Who has mycoplasma infection on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 4 say mycoplasma infection is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 3
20s 3
30s 8
40s 11
50s 6
60s 7
70+ 1

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 11
Female 28

These charts show data from mycoplasma infection patients who have completed their condition history
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