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A 24-year-old female asked:

I've been on cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 2 days now, im still having pain in my urethra and pain on the left side of abdominal area and lower back, is that normal?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
You should be : Improving if you are being treated for a urinary tract infection. If you are having back or flank pain, it might mean that infection is spreading to kidneys. Contact your doctor to see if you need another kind of antibiotic.

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Last updated Apr 29, 2013

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