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A 61-year-old female asked:

Burning when urinating, was started on bactrim. after using antibiotic still had burning. thought i had yeast infection. took diflucan. still had symptom's. diagnosed with vaginosis. weeks later have burning and itching voiding urgency? why?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Best to have followup urinalysis and culture, but also consider seeing your physician for re-examination. Need to assess success or lack of success from prior treatment approaches. You theoretically should be quite improved by now if meds had been effective. Confer with your doctor.
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