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Does promethazine help with urinary tract infections?

Does promethazine help with urinary tract infections?

Not likely: Promethazine is a drug for nausea. It would not be helpful treating a UTI - unless the antibiotic treatment was making you nauseated. ...Read more

Urinary Tract Infection (Definition)

A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more


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Er dr gave me norco 7.5mg for abdomen pain.& phenergan (promethazine). they said i have uti. but didn't give me antibiotics. what can i do. i see pcp dr in few days.

Er dr gave me norco 7.5mg for abdomen pain.& phenergan (promethazine). they said i have uti. but didn't give me antibiotics. what can i do. i see pcp dr in few days.

Why didn't they give: you an antibiotic? It sounds more like a kidney stone than a UTI. Are you sure you don't have them confused? See your Dr as scheduled and let him sort this out. In the meantime,drink lots of liquids and no activities requiring mental alertness while taking norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen). ...Read more

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How do I cure a uti?

How do I cure a uti?

Commonly antbiotics: Commonly a short course of antibiotics (3 days) may be sufficient. Feel better! ...Read more

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Best ways to cure a UTI ?

Best ways to cure a UTI ?

Drink a lot : Water to flush the bladder out. Also if true infection. Antibiotic is best. See your PCP to do urine test and culture ...Read more

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How to cure uti's quickly?

How to cure uti's quickly?

Possible, but ...: We are not born equal; some women tends to get UTI often - usually occurring in 1-2 days after intercourse and others don't. For those with no underlying anatomical abnormality, a 3-5-day use of antibiotics can clear UTI symptoms quickly or on low-dose continual use or on self-testing with self-treatment... More detail & specifics? Seek evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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Can recurrent UTI's be cured?

Can recurrent UTI's be cured?

In Most Cases: Recurrent UTI requires thorough investigations to determine the etiology. This may include urinalysis, cultures, blood sugar level, kidney ultrasound, urodynamics, cystoscopy or other imaging studies. Infection can be cured once the predisposing factor is eliminated. Some cases are difficult to cure and require chronic suppressive therapy with antibiotics ...Read more

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What's the natural way to cure an UTI?

What's the natural way to cure an UTI?

UTI Rx: True urinary tract infections are treated with antibiotics, available by prescription only. Untreated infections can progress to kidney and/or blood involvement, and can be quite serious. Uva ursi is an herb which has shown to prevent E. Coli, one of the leading causes of UTI's, to be unable to adhere to the bladder walls, but is likely not an effective treatment for an established infection. ...Read more

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Can amox tr-k clv cure a uti?

Can amox tr-k clv  cure a uti?

Not first line: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) (amoxicillin with clavulanate) is sometimes used for urinary tract infections but it's a ways down the list. Utis are typically caused by gram negative bacteria like e coli. Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is much more effective against gram positive bugs like staph and strep. ...Read more

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Dr. Martin Raff
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Urinary Tract Infections (Definition)

A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more


Dr. Syed H. Sajid
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Promethazine (Definition)

Prevents and controls motion sickness, nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. Also used to relieve or prevent allergic reactions, helps people go to sleep, and control their pain or anxiety before or after ...Read more