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started macrobid now have foul smelling urine

A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miles Mitchell
Specializes in Family Medicine
Probably OK: As you are improving (no pain), and if you have no new symptoms, or symptoms like fever, then OK to wait and see if this treatment ultimately resolves ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
30 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Resistant organisms: Most likely u got UTI from some bacteria that is resistant to Macrobid. Did you do urine cs prior to starting Macrobid? See your MD ASAP because it so ... Read More
Dr. Michael Gross
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Urine: your UTI may be resistant to the current antibiotic need to check what it is sensitive to
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Levin
32 years experience Urology
Complex uti: And resistant or complex urinary tract infection requires a thorough evaluation including history physical exam urinalysis culture and sensitivity as ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Schappa
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Finish the Macrobid: Not certain what the bumps are but are unrelated to your UTI. Finish the Macrobid as prescribed and if symptoms persist or get worse call your physici ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Common cause of UTI: Despite the name pneumoniae, which seems to suggest a predilection for lung infections, Klebsiella is one of the more common causes of urinary tract i ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See earlier response: I believe your question earlier. Wish you good health.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
IT CERTAINLY: Can, particularly if you are not drinking enough water and your urine remains concentrated. Push the water please!
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Varies: The brownish coloration or the urine is from blood in the urine because your baldder was irritated by an infection, for which you are now on the macro ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Urine culture: Bacteria if infecting the urine and are resistant to macrobid will grow out in urine cultures while the patient is taking it. Negative urine cultures ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janak Acharya
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Could be ok: Staph can be a contaminant...If you're feeling better its probably working. If you feel worse see your doctor for a repeat culture.

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