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Believe In Power Of Prayer Will It Work For Kidney Infections
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
Can nerve impingment make it feel like you have kidney infection? Went to E.R. and Kidneys work normally. Can this radiate to the front?
Yes.: While a pinched nerve would not give you other signs of a kidney or bladder infection (blood or pus in the urine, painful urination, etc) the back or abdomen pain could mimick a kidney problem. Pinched nerves in the thoracic spine are usually a diagnosiss of exclusion as we do worry about lots of conditions if you have back or abdominal pain. ...Read more
Depends: It wont necessarily work. Depends on what bug is causing the infection in the first place. ...Read more
Can Macrobid work for kidney infection? That's what I'm prescribed but I was told it's usually only prescribed for bladder infections. Thanks!
It might be semantic: Macrobid is nitrofurantoin, an older antibiotic which is quite effective in uncomplicated urinary tract infections (of the bladder). You are correct that it should not be used for pyelonephritis, a true infection of the kidney. But "kidney infection" is used loosely, and often any UTI is called a kidney infection. If you do have pyelonephritis, other antibiotics should be prescribed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If I've had catscans and blood work saying I had a kidney infection, could they have noticed kidney failure?
Probably: Probably depending on what was done.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can you have anti ssdna in your blood a month b4 showing symptoms of a kidney Infection? I had the lab work for lupus but I think ssdna from infection
How long does it take for ciprofloxacin to work on kidney infection? Wife has been taking every 12 hours for past 8 days & pain still in kidney area. However burn in urine has decreased w/ no fever.
Kidney Inflammation : For pyelonephritis a 14 day course of antibiotics should get rid of the infection. However, kidney swelling can cause ongoing discomfort. Like a bruise after trauma, it will take time for the inflammation to go away; in the meantime, increase h2o, reduce caffeine/alcohol intake and avoid spicy/acidic foods to reduce irritation. Use nsaids and see md if not better when antibiotics are done. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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