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is amoxicillin good for urinary tract infection

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
No, treats them: Amoxicillin, or other antibiotics might give you a vaginal yeast infection (due to bacterial flora imbalance), but is often used to treat urinary trac ... Read More
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Dr. Stuart Shoengold
45 years experience Urology
No: Ampicillin will not cause a urinary tract infection it occ is uesed to treat a UTI if the bacteria is sensative to penicllin. It may cause a secon ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial urinary tract infections. They don't cause them. If a patient has an indwelling urinary catheter taking an a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ali Saberi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Not the best: Amoxicillin works best in upper respiratory infections. Plus if u have an old antibiotic laying around-not sure if this is the case? It can be expired ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yeast?: Not sure. If you were taking Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) and developed a subsequent yeast infection that can cause urethral inflammation a ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
Hopefully : Hopefully the doctor took a sample of your urine and sent it to the lab for a urine culture. The reason this is done is to obtain identification and s ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Incomplete question: You have not provided enough information to provide an opinion.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
UTI: "uti" includes all types of infections in the urinary tract. Cystitis is specifically a term describing inflammation of the bladder. Most often cysti ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Urinary tract infection is a general term including upper tract infection (pyelonephritis-infection of kidney) and lower tract infection (cystitis-bla ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Terminology: A bladder infection is a type of urinary tract infection.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Morse
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Drink fluids: To help flush the bladder. Sometimes the symptoms will go away. If they don't improve on a day or two, go see your health care provider.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Are you taking: Antibiotics? I trust that you saw your doctor and have been prescribed proper antibiotics that you are taking. After that you need to drink plenty of ... Read More

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