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A 39-year-old female asked:

Having bilateral kidney pain. started drinking cranberry juice in case of infection. how long should i wait before seeing a doc?

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Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
Nephrology and Dialysis 14 years experience
See a doc right away: If it is really an infection, cranberry juice would not help. Medical studies have clearly established that is inferior to antibiotics. Get tested and treated appropriately.

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Last updated May 2, 2013

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