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Is it normal to vomit when you have a urinary tract infection?

Is it normal to vomit when you have a urinary tract infection?

Fairly common: Nausea, vomiting, fever, and flank pain are common symptoms of UTI involving kidneys. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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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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Is it normal to vomit with pills for a urinary tract infection?

Is it normal to vomit with pills for a urinary tract infection?

Not very abnormal: Some otherwise normal people can not swallow any pills and always gag or vomit. Some pills react badly with some people, s stomachs. Nitrofurantoin (furandantin tablets or Macrodantin (nitrofurantoin) capsules) can be very irritating to the stomach so that subjects can't avoid vomiting them after ingestion. Tell your dr. You can't keep down the meds and please call in another antibiotic ot try it in liquid form. ...Read more

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How long is it normal for a man wait to have sex after having a urinary tract infection?

How long is it normal for a man wait to have sex after having a urinary tract infection?

7 days: Men are unlikely to get a UTI in the fist place. I would take at least 7 days of antibiotics and be symptom free before having sex. ...Read more

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5 month old son had urinary tract infection without fever&normal us, vcug is recommended its invasive I d prefer repeat urine tests what should I do?

5 month old son had urinary tract infection without fever&normal us, vcug is recommended its invasive I d prefer repeat urine tests what should I do?

Do the VCUG.: He should have the vcug. It is very important to find out if there is reflux of urine backwards, up toward the kidney, which will predispose to more infections. The ultrasound looks at the size and structure of the kidneys and urinary tract, but not reflux. You can not tell this from repeat urine tests either. Repeated infections can cause damage to the kidneys. ...Read more

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Can Urinary Tract Infection exist without burning during urination and with normal urine color? What tests are be used to determine UTI?

Can Urinary Tract Infection exist without burning during urination and with normal urine color? What tests are be used to determine UTI?

Yes: Go to drug store and buy an OTC urine dipstick test kit. Dip urine. The specially treated stick will turn a particular color for positive UTI. Read the directions carefully. If the result is positive contact Doctor for prescription. ...Read more

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What to do when you have a urinary tract infection as a man of 60?

What to do when you have a urinary tract infection as a man of 60?

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, that may be predisposing you to the infection. ...Read more

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Are you supposed to be scared if you have a urinary tract infection?

No: No - just make an appointment with your doctor to get it evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use monostat if you think you have a urinary tract infection?

Is it ok to use monostat if you think you have a urinary tract infection?

Monostat: No. Monostat is prescribed for candida vaginitis. For uti, will need evaluation by your primary doctor, urine culture analysis and likely oral antibiotics. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

Kidney infection: Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) generally causes fever, chills and very significant flank pain. One generally feels "sick". Bladder infection (cystitis) rarely causes systemic symptoms. Discomfort in the pelvic area and irritative voiding symptoms are typical. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

Urinalysis, also C&S: Dipstick urine test containing nitrite reagent is quite reliable in demonstrating presence of uti, bacteria can actually be seen in urine by microscopy. Urine can and should be cultured to identify bacterial species and antibiotics to which the bacteria are sensitive. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

Re-ask & clarify: If the symptoms are provided, the panel of doctors would be able to advise you if symptoms are c/w uti. Please reask & clarify. ...Read more

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If I have to pee more than usual do I have a urinary tract infection?

No, not necessarily: Urinating more frequently can be caused by any number of things: drinking lots of liquid, drinking caffeine or alcohol containing beverages, taking a medication with properties that cause you to pee or a urinary tract infection. However, urinating frequently is typically accompanied by other symptoms in an infections, such as burning with urination and pressure to urinate (urgency). ...Read more

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What to do if I have a urinary tract infection but no access to a doctor?

U shoudl have access: To an emergency room or urgent visit center, or a pharmacy u need to leave a urine sample that can be sent to the lab and the health care provider can get u started on antibiotics beofre the culture is back, many pharmacies have urgent txment areas that are staffed by nurse practioners. ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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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


Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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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), urinary ...Read more