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Milwaukee, WI
A 25-year-old female asked:

I've been having a uti for 2 weeks now. am drinking water, cranberry juice, eating right and still have it. currently breastfeeding. any relation?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 39 years experience
UTI: You didn't mention if you were taking any antibiotics for your UTI. No connection between UTI and breastfeeding. Followup with your doctor as you are still having UTI symptoms. There are antibiotics that are safe with breastfeeding.

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