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Home remedies for a bladder infection?

Home remedies for a bladder infection?

Plenty of fluids: Drink plenty of fluids especially water as this decreases bacterial count. Cranberry juice helps prevent some bladder infections. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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Home remedies for a bladder infection?

Home remedies for a bladder infection?

Not the best: although cranberry juice and similar supplements may reduce the risk of an infection. However, it is best to treat an active infection by seeing your primary care doctor and treat it with antibiotics and plenty of water. ...Read more

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Home remedies for possible kidney infection?

Home remedies for possible kidney infection?

Kidney infection: Cranberry juice and yogurt use may prevent recurrent infection and azo available over the counter may help symptoms but for persistent symptoms see a physician delay in seeking medical help causes infection to spread from bladder to kidneys and may lead to sepsis. ...Read more

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Home remedies for a yeast infection?

Home remedies for a yeast infection?

Light and air: Yeast does not like light most of all. Think of ways like heat lamps to use light therapy. Careful not to burn yourself. The area needs to be dry so use air by having the site open. ...Read more

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Home remedies that work for bladder infections?

Home remedies that work for bladder infections?

Cranberry juice/tabs: Spontaneous resolution of a bladder infection can occur. You should drink lots of fluids to flush your urologic system, drink carnberry juice or take cranberry tablets. You may take over the counter bladder analgesics such as azo. However if your symptoms persisted or got worse see your medical provider immediately. ...Read more

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Home remedies for uterine infection?

Home remedies for uterine infection?

See your doctor: It is crucial to be evaluated and treated by a physician if you have a uterine infection. Untreated, a uterine infection can lead to scarring, infertility and more serious complications. ...Read more

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Home remedy for recurrentvaginal discharge?

Home remedy for recurrentvaginal discharge?

None, you need a doc: If you have a problem that is recurrent, then you are beyond home remedies. Do not douche. That offers temporary relief at best and will more than likely make the problem worse in the long run. Time to call your family doctor. ...Read more

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Home remedies for a uti?

Home remedies for a uti?

Hydration: Lots of fluids could help, i.e. Perhaps "wash out" or dilute out the infection. Antibiotics require a prescription. Cranberry products which may help prevent an infection, may not be effective for an established infection. ...Read more

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Good home remedy for ear infection?

Good home remedy for ear infection?

Depends: There are several types of ear infections. Inner, middle , and external or outer. You need to be specific when asking a question. The typical swimmer's ear is an outer infection. You can treat that with a 50:50 mixture of isopropyl alcohol and clear vinegar( acetic acid) applied with an ear syringe 2-3 times a day. If that doesn't work in 7 days, see ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Any home remedies to cure a yeast infection?

Some tips: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5. Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after soaping up. ...Read more

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Home remedy for uti?

Home remedy for uti?

Prescription meds at: Home. You then reduce risk of further infections by taking cranberry juice, urinating after sex, wearing cottoin underwear & avoid wearing thongs, avoid constipation, drink plenty of water, urinate regularly & shower rather than bathe. Dont use bubble bath. You need antibiotics to get reid of a uti, there is unfortunately no proven home remedy for utis. Good luck. ...Read more

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Home remedy for uti?

Home remedy for uti?

Eval: Excellent hydration with water and use of cranberry juice helps some people. However the response is variable, so the best thing to do is to see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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What are home remedies for a sinus infection?

What are home remedies for a sinus infection?

Eval: If you have a true infection and not just sinus pain - it is important that you seek medical treatment. Home remedies will not substitute for antibiotic therapy. ...Read more

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Could you home remedies for a staph infection?

Could you home remedies for a staph infection?

Severity: It depends a subtle early staph can be treated conservatively warm soaks antibiotic ointments but if it get larger, hotter, painful than you will need antibiotics. At times staph can cause sepsis and get into the blood stream if not treated properly. If you have diabetes, cancer, on chemo, immunocomprimised then you must see a doctor and forgo the conservative plan. ...Read more

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At home remedies for vaginal infections ?

At home remedies for vaginal infections ?

Over the counter: If you think you have a vaginal yeast infection then medications are available over the counter. Thick white discharge with itching are common symptoms. If you think you have a STD or have malodorous discharge then testing by a doctor is needed to determine the cause and treatment ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for a bladder infection?

What are some home remedies for a bladder infection?

Home remedies UTIS: Home remedies for bladder infections are increase fluids and cranberry juice, most of the simple infections will get better, but it will not work in complicated infections associated with obstruction of any kind and recurrent bladder infections. ...Read more

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Is there any home remedies for yeast infection?

Is there any home remedies for yeast infection?

Many: There are many safe and effective home remedies for yeast infections, including acidophilus, apple cider vinegar, garlic and boric acid. For details of how to use them and detailed discussions by many who have tried them please see http://www.earthclinic.com/cures/yeast_infection.html ...Read more

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Is there any home remedies for yeast infections?

Is there any home remedies for yeast infections?

Yes: Yogurt, plain with alive cultures culd be inserted vaginaly. ...Read more

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What homeopathic remedy works best for infant's urine infection?

What homeopathic remedy works best for infant's urine infection?

None: Urinary tract infection in infants can lead to very serious infections of the blood and spinal fluid and should be treated with IV antibiotics in a hospital setting. ...Read more

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Can symptoms of urine infection be treated at home with just urispas? (Does this need to be treated by a doctor)

Can symptoms of urine infection be treated at home with just urispas? (Does this need to be treated by a doctor)

No.: Antibiotics are usually required to eradicate the cause (certain types of bacteria) and resolve the infection. Urispas is a symptomatic treatment only. ...Read more

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I have a urine infection, taking clamoxyl i want faster remedies im unable to go work or sleep due to urges to pee often have no pain! no blood?

I have a urine infection, taking clamoxyl i want faster remedies im unable to go work or sleep due to urges to pee often have no pain! no blood?

Call your doc: There is another medication called Pyridium (phenazopyridine) that can calm the bladder spasm for a couple of days until the antibiotic starts working. But just don't be alarmed when your urine turns orange from it. A harmless side effect. ...Read more

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Suggest an at home urinary tract infection treatment?

Suggest an at home urinary tract infection treatment?

None: Please see your doctor for a proper treatment so that you do not damage your organs permanently. ...Read more

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What's a good urinary tract infection treatment at home?

What's a good urinary tract infection treatment at home?

None: Please see a doctor for a proper diagnosis, including culture, if needed, and a prescription for the right antibiotic. ...Read more

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What's a good urinary tract infection at home treatment?

What's a good urinary tract infection at home treatment?

Antibiotics from Dr.: There is no good home treatment other than taking antibiotics. Drink plenty of water and urinate fairly frequently so bacteria are eliminated at close to or at a faster rate than they reproduce. ...Read more

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Are there any good home treatment for pregnant woman with urinary tract infection?

Are there any good home treatment for pregnant woman with urinary tract infection?

Beware: If you are pregnant and have a UTI I would recommend that you receive antibiotics prescribed by your physician. Untreated UTI can lead to infectious complications to your baby that can cause premature labor/birth. ...Read more

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Advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection that is a possible kidney infection?

Advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection that is a possible kidney infection?

Med eval now: I believe in some home remedies but if you are developing possible pyelonephritis, i strongly encourage you seek standard medical care asap. ...Read more

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What causes a urine infection?

Urinary infection: Urine and the urinary tract, is ordinarily sterile. "Something" happens, that allows bacteria to take hold. This is what's called a UTI or urinary tract infection. Sometimes it's a blockage of some type (think kidney stone) or other structural issue. Sometimes it's exposure or insufficient hygiene. E. coli is the germ most classically associated with UTIs. If you have such an infection, see a doc. ...Read more

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Urine infection what are the symtoms?

Urine infection what are the symtoms?

FUD: Frequency (having to go a lot, but only a little each time) urgency (you have to go now) and dysurea (it hurts to urinate) are the classic symptoms. ...Read more

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Reasons for recurrent urine infection?

Reasons for recurrent urine infection?

Many possible: Empty bladder after intercourse if utis related to going to sleep with urine in your bladder after sex. Do u spread thighs with urination? Wear cotton underwaer ; avoid thongs. Take showers rather than baths. Ru constipated, if so take laxatives. Otherwise worth seeing a urologist in case you have chronic cystitis or bladder stone and might be worth cystoscopy (telescopic inspection of bladder). ...Read more

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What can I do to help a urine infection?

Antibiotics: After you give a urine sample to your physician. Other infections can cause bladder infections and other diseases can cause similar symptoms. First start with a urine sample. ...Read more

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Does a urine infection clear up within 3days?

Does a urine infection clear up within 3days?

Commonly: The vast majority of simple, uncomplicated utis will clear up with 3-5 days of appropriate antibiotic therapy. More serious or complicated utis (e.g. With fever) will usually require a more prolonged course of 7-14 days. ...Read more

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How do I know am clean from a urine infection?

How do I know am clean from a urine infection?

By symptoms: Usually after being treated with the proper antibiotics, the symptoms of a urinary tract infection (urinary frequency, urgency, and burning on urination) resolve. However if one wants to know without a doubt if an infection is gone, one can have a repeat urinalysis and culture done post treatment. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of urine infection on babys?

What are symptoms of urine infection on babys?

Same as adults: Except babies can't communicate where it hurts so they just act uncomfortable, cry more often, change their eating/sleeping habits, etc. Babies are usually incontinent so it's impossible to check for any frequency or urgency in urination. However, because immune system isn't fully developed, we worry more about bladder infection spreading into kidney infection. So we need to evaluate/treat urgentl. ...Read more

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Is it usual for boys to have a urine infection?

NO it is not: so if a male has symptoms, need to check both the urine and a urethral culture for sexually transmitted disease. More likely it is epidydimitis which is an infection of the genital tract from STD. Or there is some anatomical problem with the male genitalia. ...Read more

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Can i naturally cure a urine infection? If so how?

Can i naturally cure a urine infection? If so how?

Depends: If you are symptomatic i.E discomfort or burning sensation when you pee, increased frequency, abdominal pain (flank or below the naval area), fever or. Chills, you need antibiotics treatment and you need to go to your doctor. Keeping your hygiene, drinking enough water, cranberry juice, and cleaning after sex are helpful natural way of preventing or even curing mild urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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24 Hour Urine Creatine (Definition)

A 24-hour urine collection is a simple diagnostic procedure that measures the components of urine. The test is noninvasive (the skin is not pierced), and is used to assess kidney (renal) function. Specifically the amount of creatinine excreted is measured to get an estimate of the ...Read more


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Infection (Definition)

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