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How can I get rid of a urinary tract infection?

How can I get rid of a urinary tract infection?

Needs to be treated: If you have a urinary tract infection, it needs to be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

Dr. Tanya Russo
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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


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Can garlic help get rid of a budding urinary tract infection?

Can garlic help get rid of a budding urinary tract infection?

Not sure: I am not aware of garlic as a use for urinary tract symptoms. There are reports that acidifying the urine by drinking things like cranberry juice may help, and maybe vitamin c can offer the same type relief. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of the pain and peeing blood from a urinary tract infection?

How can you get rid of the pain and peeing blood from a urinary tract infection?

Get it treated.: Please get this treated, because if it is not, it could progress to pyelonephritis and damage your kidneys. It can also lead to cystitis or bladder infection and might even get in the bloodstream, resulting in sepsis. The standard antibiotic is trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole or tmp-smx. Others, like aminoglycosides and cephalosporins are also used. See your doctor and get treated asap. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of urinary tract infections?

Is there a good way to get rid of urinary tract infections?

Antibiotics: The only effective way to get rid of a urinary tract infection is by taking antibiotics. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of an awful urinary tract infection?

How do I get rid of an awful urinary tract infection?

See your doctor.: You need to see your doctor for an antibiotic prescription to treat the current infection and to evaluate any underlying issues, such as enlarged prostate, urine reflux, that may be predisposing you to the infection. ...Read more

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Is there a natural way to get rid of urinary tract infections with out takeing antibiotics ?

Is there a natural way to get rid of urinary tract infections with out takeing antibiotics ?

Not Worth the Risk: If you truly have a bacterial uti, the risk of permanent damage to the kidney from an untreated infection is not worth the risk of use generally worthless or at best very weak "natural" cures.Particularly when the right antibiotic always works ( and with rare side effects). ...Read more

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How to get rid of urinary infections with out seeing a doctors?

How to get rid of urinary infections with out seeing a doctors?

Don't try it.: There is no reliable substitute for antibiotics, and delaying treatment or just lessening pain may lead to infection in the kidneys or even the bloodstream. These are very serious and even life-threatening conditions, so do the right thing -- see your doctor. ...Read more

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Need a way to get rid of a recurrent urinary tract infection with out antibiotics?

Need a way to get rid of a recurrent urinary tract infection with out antibiotics?

Sorry won't work: You need antibiotics to first get rid of the uti. Then try cranberry gelcaps or tabs. To reduce liklihood fof urther utis (cranberry reduces ability of bacteria to adhere to bladder lining). Hope ur urinating after sex, wearing cotton panties + no thongs, taking showers & not baths, drinking plenty of water & avoiding constipation. Might still require Macrodantin (nitrofurantoin) after sex. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to get pain relief for urinary tract infection?

How to get pain relief for urinary tract infection?

AZO/Pyridium: Phenazopyridine, sold over the counter as AZO or Pyridium (phenazopyridine) will stop most cases of UTI itching, burning, pain. It is NOT a treatment and can only safely be used for a few days. Don't worry if it turns urine orange.That's normal. Must simultaneously treat the UTI, usually with antibiotics, so you will need to see your dr and likely get a urine test before antibiotics are prescribed. ...Read more

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How to get rid of iron urinary incontinence?

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How to get rid of iron urinary incontinence?

Please repost/rephra: I'm sorry but I don't understand your question/phrase. Urinary incontinence makes sense - that's leaky bladder. But I've never heard of "iron urinary incontinence". Perhaps you're referring to urge incontinence, which is one of several types of incontinence. It's uncommon in young 18yo men. For that matter, incontinence of any sort is uncommon in young men. Best to see your Family Doc or Urologist ...Read more

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How can iget rid of my urinary tract infection without antibiotics?

Why?: Uti's require antibiotic treatment for cure. Alot of negative press has been out there about antibiotics but if you need them you should take them. Drinking alot of fluids and cranberry juice can dilute and acidify the urine but will not cure uti's. Cranberry juice may decrease the incidence of recurrent uti's as prophylaxis. ...Read more

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Is yeast infection pills used to get rid of bladder infections?

Is yeast infection pills used to get rid of bladder infections?

No.: Bladder infections are normally caused by bacteria which require the proper antibiotic. This is completely different than yeast infection pills ( which are antifungal). ...Read more

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Can there be a natural way to get rid of a urinary tract infection without taking antibiotics?

Can there be a natural way to get rid of a urinary tract infection without taking antibiotics?

No: There are many things that can be purchased over the counter that are meant to prevent urinary tract infections (typically cranberry based) or to ease the discomfort associated with a urinary tract infection, but after an infection occurs, there are no effective ways of ridding the bladder of the bacterial overgrowth other than an antibiotic prescribed by a health care provider. ...Read more

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How do I get a catheter-associated urinary tract infection (ca-uti)?

How do I get a catheter-associated urinary tract infection (ca-uti)?

Foreign body: 1) bacteria located at ou just within urinary opening get pushed up into the bladder, and can occur every time catheter is introduced. 2) everyone with an indwelling catheter will eventually get a uti, takes longer if on antibiotics, but no bladder is immune. Bacteria work their way up between catheter and urethral lining. 3) catheter can be seed for stone formation, also damages bladder lining. ...Read more

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How can someone get a urinary tract infection?

How can someone get a urinary tract infection?

Urinary Tract Infect: Easy. Irritation of the urethra or exposure to bacteria. Girls get utis more commonly than boys. It is because the urethra is so short and bacteria can invade very easily. One of the most common ways is if you wipe your bowels toward your vagina rather than away; if you irritate your urethra with tampons or other menstrual products; if you irritate the urethra on a hot and dry day, etc. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of a kidney infection?

How can you get rid of a kidney infection?

Antibiotics: Antibiotics... Unless you also happen to have a kidney stone. ...Read more

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How do you get a urinary tract infection?

How do you get a urinary tract infection?

Here are some...: UTI emerges while personal defense ability does not suffice or fails to kill or eliminate the invading bacteria. Example, toothbrushing may result in bacteremia in many daily but without sickness; likewise does UTI. While bacterial presence is essential to get infection, that is not always the case; to become infected, some noticeable causes can be traced ... like incomplete emptying bladder... ...Read more

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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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Urinary (Definition)

Any subject, be it anatomy, physiology, or object pertaining to urine. For example: urinary tract (anatomy), urinary catheter (object), ...Read more