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urine test shows traces or leukocytes and protieon , does that mean uti, ph is 7.0. i have pain in my back and pelvis area. no burning or cloudy urine. should i take macrobid?

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Dr. Ayo Adu
Dr. Ayo Adu answered
13 years experience Sports Medicine
Not without Rx: While you may indeed have a uti, taking a medication that requires a prescription should not be done without physician oversight. There may be reasons unrelated to your symptoms that prevent a physician from wanting you to be on a particular medication.
Answered on Sep 11, 2012
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