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A 18-year-old female asked:

Will cranberry juice help with bladder infection tell you go see your doctor ? when should start worrying about your bladder infection ?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
UTI: Cranberry juice for UTI is an old wives tale. It has been shown that to acidify your urine enough to inhibit bacterial growth you would have to drink a volume of cranberry juice so large that you would be more likely to drown than affect your uti. You should be seen by a doctor and treated appropriately now because without that it may progress and produce more severe issues.
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