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can i have intercourse with a uti

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Intercourse when ill: This is a very good question. The medical answer may very well be no. But, if the UTI is causing fever and pain....Then vaginal sex and even oral sex ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Drink liquids before intercourse and empty bladder after intercourse. If persists, check with a urologist, also try changing positions and be a little ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barton Butterbaugh
39 years experience Family Medicine
Post-Coital UTI: Uti may occur upto 2 days after coital activity.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You may not want to if you have a uti, but the only thing you need to know is that if on birth control, antibiotics can decrease the effectiveness of ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt answered
27 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The act of sex can push bacteria into the urethra triggering an infection. It's a good idea to drink plenty of fluids around the time of sex so you ca ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Very unlikely.: It's always possible, of course, but to develop a UTI depends on a number of factors: 1) exposure to bacteria that can cause uti, 2) susceptibility to ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Intercourse and UTI: Avoid vaginal infections, empty your bladder as soon as possible following intercourse, sometimes an antibacterial following intercourse will prevent ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
UTI vs STD: A UTI (urinary tract infection) can include frequency, burning, foul odor, lower abdominal pain, or fatigue. I would advise you to go to see a medica ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience Urology
BLUNTED KIDNEY: It is likely they are discribing a renal scar from infection and not intercourse. This will not likely resolve but a typical healthy person has lots o ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Has nothing to do with that, please see your gyn as could be from infection, or a cervical tear or abrasion or abnormal cells of the cervix or a uteri ... Read More

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