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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
UTI: Antibiotics, depending on results of urine culture/sensitivity test.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Antibiotics: Are prescribed to treat urinary tract infections. The choice is usually determined by what type of bacteria is found in your urine. Even if symptoms ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: Talk to your doctor about creating an antibiotic rotation to avoid resistance.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
No: Nitrofurantoin (macrodantin) and trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (bactrim) are often used as prophylactic agents for recurrent bladder infection. Cephal ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
UTI: Doxydar can be taken for UTI's. Treatment is 2 pills twice a day for ten days.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Finish meds: An uncomplicated lower urinary tract (involving bladder, not kidneys) infection usually can be successfully treated with 3 to 5 days of appropriate an ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Clinic exam!: Because antibiotics must be prescribed by a physician for a UTI you will have to be examined at a medical clinic. A doctors prescription is needed for ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
30 years experience Urogynecology
Not really: Increase fluids and follow symptoms. If not improved in a couple of days, call your doctor as a short course of antibiotics is usually curative very q ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Mcniff
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Antibiotics, : Antibiotics, when prescribed appropriately, are targeted to specific illnesses. They're actually targeted to specific bacteria that we know are respo ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Cipro (ciprofloxacin): is a fluoroquinolone: you can take it while trying to get pregnant, but must not take it if already pregnant. Good wishes.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
UTI: That depends on the urine culture and sensitivity testing results. Review with your pcp.
A female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: you might need to see a doctor it could be a viral,allergy, or bacterial the physician will evaluate you and treat you properly you can use our virtua ... Read More

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