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Relieving The Symptoms Of Prostatitis
Prostatitis is the swelling and inflammation of the prostate gland, which is a gland located beneath the bladder in men. Prostatitis usually results in painful and difficult urination, and there may be flu-like symptoms present. There are many causes of prostatitis, one of ...Read more
Hydration: Drink plenty of water, enough to keep your urine clear. Minimize caffeine, carbonation, coffee. Try soaking in the hot tub. Try some ibuprofen. Cases of acute prostatitis require antibiotics, however the majority of low grade-chronic prostatitis cases do not really need antibiotics and the above- mentioned measures seem to help the most. ...Read more
I have prostatitis (bacterial). I know that if a person doesn't have symptoms it means infection is cleared, but is there any other way to check it?
There are: But you should know that there is great truth to what you mentions as if you clinically no longer have symptoms and have completed your antibiotics you are likely fine, but often doctors will recheck at least a urine culture to make sure no further bacteria grows or sometimes both a urine culture and urinalysis to make sure no inflammatory cells remain in your urine too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urinary issues: Most patients have urinary issues such as burning with urination, frequent urination, and urgency. Since the disease is so variable, the severity of the disease is different in each person. If not treated adequately, it can cause perineal pressure, testicular pressure, and painful ejaculation. ...Read more
PROSTATITIS: It can be tough, stress reduction and strict restrictions in the diet along with increased urine production with fluid intake can be helpful. Sometimes Botox injections can be helpful if there are severe voiding symptoms or Flomax type meds. Pelvic floor rehab has been used in the past also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Highly variable: Depends upon the inciting factors, the organism and the treatment. At age 29 you should clear up fairly promptly and not recur without a good reason. If you do, see a urologist. ...Read more
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