A 39-year-old female asked:
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can antibiotics help with my ic?

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Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Avoid Triggers: Unless you have a diagnosed infection with bacteria, antibiotics will not help interstitial cystitis. It's an inflammatory process, so avoid triggers like: alcohol, tomatoes, spices, chocolate, caffeinated and citrus beverages, and high-acid foods. Avoid smoking. Continue exercising and stretching!
Answered on Mar 12, 2014
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