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A 18-year-old female asked:

how do i know when my urinary tract infection is gone.

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Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
Symptoms: assuming you were given antibiotics, completion of the full course of antibiotics and resolution of the symptoms should indicate that the infection has cleared. If symptoms persist a repeat culture would be indicated

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What to take for a urinary tract infection and for how long?

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See your doctor: You need prescription medication for treatment of urinary infection and your doctor will advise you on the type of medication and duration of treatment.
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Is it ok to use monostat if you think you have a urinary tract infection?

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Monostat: No. Monostat is prescribed for candida vaginitis. For uti, will need evaluation by your primary doctor, urine culture analysis and likely oral antibiotics.
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I have urinary tract infection, is it safe to keep smoking?

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Never: It's never safe to smoke. Whether you have a UTI has nothing to do with it.
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A 27-year-old male asked:

Is pentrexcil used urinary tract infection?

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Dr. David Vandersteen
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Yes: Pentrexcil is a trade name for Amoxicillin which is a very safe and commonly used antibiotic around the world. It has many uses including treatment of utis.
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What happens if a urinary tract infection is left untreated?

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See below: It can spread to other parts of body through blood stream.

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