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How Long Does Cough Associated With Pyelonephritis Last
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
I've a terrible cough and shortness of breath, find it very hard to breath, I'm on antibiotics for kidney infection, what do u think is wrong with me?
Infection/asthma?: Do you smoke? Do you have Asthma? Are you coughing out greenish/brownish sputum? Do you have fever, and chill or night sweats? Do you have pain in you chest on breathing or coughing!? You may have a lung infection or obstructive lung disease such as asthma. If you are obese, you may need too be check for obstructive sleep apnea. It may be necessary to make sure you don't have heart disease. ...Read more
Im currently on medicine for a kidney infection but I have a bad cough, sneezing, and a little shortness of breath. Did my infection spread?
Flank pain on right side right under ribs for a week so far. More frequent urination. Hurts to cough or even lay on that side. Is it kidney infection?
UTI or kidney infection? I have foul smelling urine, urgency and frequent urination, nausea, headache, chest congestion, hacking cough.
See below: Kidney infection, pyelonephritis or kidney stones or blockage are, but, cystitis is not usually associated with back pain. It can occur if & when cystitis UTI extends up to the kidneys. You are advised to consult with your dr., intenist or urologist in case this is serious. Good luck. ...Read more
No specific time: Length of pain depends on how bad the infection is and how good your immune system is. It also depends on how sensitive the infection is to the antibiotics and how soon you start the antibiotics. The faster it gets treated or the milder the infection, the faster the pain goes away. ...Read more
Up to a week: U should have had a kidney ultrasound or ct scan to evaluate problem, to demonstrate ? Inflammatory "stranding", stone, obstruction or pus. Latter 3 can all prolong problem & lengthen recovery time. Also need to know ur on appropriate antibiotic from initial urine culture. Prolonged recovery from uncomplicated kidney infection suggests ur on wrong antibiotic. ...Read more
7-10 days if: Treatment effective.Get a more detailed answer ›
Pyelonephritis: An infection of the kidney (pyelonephritis) results in severe back pain, high fever and nausea/vomiting. Unlike an infection only involving the bladder, the ascension of bacteria into the kidney is a dangerous event. Since the kidney is swollen, it may take a few weeks for your back pain to get better. If you are referring to a bladder infection, the urgency/frequency and pain improves in a week. ...Read more
Until you die from a: Blood born infection if untreated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Kidney infection for 5 days penicillin shots. 1 day after, diarrhea, 7 days now. How long should this last? Taking pepto for it.
Antibiotic or C diff: Diarrhea with antibiotic is possible and resolves spontaneously 2-3 data after stopping the antibiotic. Diarrhea can also be due to another infection called clostridium difficile. If diarrhea persists may be longer than 2-3 days or feeling needs further testing for it and treatment. ...Read more
Been taking cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 7 days now for a kidney infection. 500mg 2x per day. I am still having kidney pain. How long should the pain last?
By now-should b gone: After 7 days of the meds and dealing with the infection, the pain associated with it should be resolved. Follow-up with your dr. As maybe the infection is resistant to Cipro (ciprofloxacin) or other things are going on as well. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
-got a UTI last sunday, took meds, now wednesday, now chills fever and back aches. Chances of kidney infection? How long do they last?Thx
I have constant flank pain from kidney infection + pain that gets sharp and then dies down. How long does pain last on antibiotics, taking keflex.?
Stone: Your pain may be caused by a stone. If you have not been checked you should be. ...Read more
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