Top
10
Doctor insights on: Uti That Doesn T Go Away

Share
1

1
I had an antibiotic course for UTI but it still irritates after peeing. Urge to pee doesn't go away. Is corn silk tea useful too?

I had an antibiotic course for UTI but it still irritates after peeing. Urge to pee doesn't go away. Is corn silk tea useful too?

Here are some...: Going bathroom often with local genital urinary irritation is not only from UTI, which can be effectively treated with specific antibiotic. Others such as drinking "corn silk tea" are usually intending to soothe irritation not for cure. To get health-related things done right, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html so you gain insight on how to work with doc... ...Read more

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


2

2
What can I do if my UTI won't go away?

What can I do if my UTI won't go away?

Here are some ...: Clinically, if the suffering from UTI fails to improve and go away after taking antibiotics (if effective), it's time for re-evaluation with further reviewing Hx + exams + tests as needed so to assure the original Dx was correct & bug is sensitive tt Rx; then further care can be modified to suit the right direction of care for your personal conditions... So, go to be re-evaluated timely as advised ...Read more

3

3
What do you suggest if my UTI won't go away?

What do you suggest if my UTI won't go away?

Consult urologist: Firstly U need to be on an appropriate antibiotic, secondly you may have an anatomic problem & unable to empty bladder completely with urination. Other problems like kidney or bladder stones, if present, can harbor bacteria and prevent cure of UTI. Good luck ...Read more

4

4
Are there any links between having nexplianon and uti? This is my second time getting meds for uti, and it still won't go away!

Are there any links between having nexplianon and uti? This is my second time getting meds for uti, and it still won't go away!

See GYN or urologist: There are many reasons for this. You will need urine culture to see if there is really an infection and if so what kind. I am not aware that nexplianon is the cause and it is not an antibiotic. ...Read more

5

5
What to do if UTI symptoms won't go away?

What to do if UTI symptoms won't go away?

Would suggest..: to see a urologist or gynecologist to make sure there are no structural issues that predispose you to the condition. I presume you have the right anitibiotic for the right organism. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
I have diareah hot and have a UTI that won't. Go away?

I have diareah hot and have a UTI that won't. Go away?

Recurrent UTI: Recurrent utis suggests more serious and complicated problem. Needs further evaluation. ...Read more

8

8
How long does it take for a UTI to go away?

3 days: Most UTI symptoms resolve within 3 days after beginning antibiotic treatment. If symptoms of burning with urination, urinary frequency and urgency continue past 4 days, call your doctor. ...Read more

9

9
What can I do about a UTI that will not go away?

Urine culture: Make sure a urine culture was done to identify what the bacteria was and which antibiotics the bacteria is sensitive to. If you have been on the appropriate antibiotics and the UTI persists, further testing of the bladder or kidneys may be necessary. ...Read more

10

10
How long does it take for a UTI to go away with medication?

How long does it take for a UTI to go away with medication?

UTI: Time of recovery will vary with the type of UTI (lower tract vs. Upper tract), the organism responsible, the appropriateness or lack thereof of the antibiotic used, the immune and anatomic integrity of the patient. The organisms will start to die quickly, but symptoms may take a day or two to begin to resolve, just as if you were bruised from trauma. ...Read more

Dr. Martin Raff
1,894 doctors shared insights

Urinary Tract Infections (Definition)

A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more