Top
21
Doctor insights on: What Is A Good Home Remedy For Urinary Tract Infection

Share
1

1
Anyone have advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection?

Anyone have advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection?

Drink fluids: To help flush the bladder. Sometimes the symptoms will go away. If they don't improve on a day or two, go see your health care provider. ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
9 doctors shared insights

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


2

2
Advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection that is a possible kidney infection?

Advice for an at home remedy for urinary tract infection that is a possible kidney infection?

Med eval now: I believe in some home remedies but if you are developing possible pyelonephritis, i strongly encourage you seek standard medical care asap. ...Read more

3

3
Are home remedies a good idea when getting rid of a urinary tract infection?

Not in my opinion: I believe the chances of the infection festering and becoming chronic in nature by innadequately treating with "home remedies" is increased. Best bet is get a urine culture and get treated with proper antimicrobials, . ...Read more

4

4
What are the symptoms of a urinary tract infection and what are some good home remedies?

What are the symptoms of a urinary tract infection and what are some good home remedies?

Burning, frequency,: Urgency, bloody or cloudy urine are symptoms of bladder infection. If you develop flank pain or fever, it is a potentially serious kidney infection. Once an infection is established, you need to take antibiotics instead of home remedies. See a doctor for urine tests and proper antibiotic treatment. ...Read more

5

5
Urinary tract infection, are there any effective home remedies?

Home UTI remedies: The best treatment of uti's are appropriate antibiotics which will kill the bacteria causing it. Drinking cranberry juice or taking 1 gram of vitamin c a day, both of which acidify the urine making it difficult for bacteria thrive there, have been used with very limited success. ...Read more

6

6
Please describe a good natural way to cure a urinary tract infection at home?

Cranberry and fluid: Fluid hydration and frequent emptying of your bladder is the most important way to cure bladder infections at home. Cranberry concentrate pill will also help, acidifying the urine and preventing bacterial adherance to the bladder lining. If symptoms persist you should seek care from your doctor. ...Read more

7

7
I'm pretty sure I have a urinary tract infection. What are some home remedies to get rid of this as quick as possible?

I'm pretty sure I have a urinary tract infection. What are some home remedies to get rid of this as quick as possible?

See doctor: You need to see a doctor for a urinalysis and culture, because there are many organisms which can cause uti's. Some are not really bladder infections, but are sexually transmitted diseases. You do need medical evaluation so that you receive the most effective treatment. ...Read more

8

8
How to cure UTI urinary tract infection came after to my sex with my boy friend without protection. Is that any home remedies to cure in home itself?

How to cure UTI urinary tract infection came after to my sex with my boy friend without protection. Is that any home remedies to cure in home itself?

Probably not: If you really have a UTI it is worth having it confirmed and treated.In the future you may want to consider always urinating after any sexual activities to push out any germs that might enter your pee hole during sex. ...Read more

9

9
What are home remedies to urinary tract infection?

What are home remedies to urinary tract infection?

Fluids + void often: Drink lots of water and empty your bladder frequently. Cranberry juice can help, but, antibiotics are the best way to treat a urinary tract infection. ...Read more

10

10
Can there be any home remedies that can be made to cure a urinary tract infection?

Of course: Urinary tract infections are common in sexually active women. You need a doctor to check you and do a urine test to verify infection. It is quite easy to treat urinary tract infections with proper antibiotics, . You shoudld also take some preventive precautions which your doctor can advice you about. ...Read more

11

11
How do I treat urinary tract infection with home remedies or over-the-counter meds?

How do I treat urinary tract infection with home remedies or over-the-counter meds?

Depends: Urinary tract infections (UTI) should be diagnosed by a health care professional. Uti is a generic term that can refer to infections anywhere in the urinary tract. However, most people use the term UTI to refer to infection of the bladder only. Bladder infections usually require antibiotics, but if it is an early infection, frequent urination (aided by increased fluid intake) might suffice. ...Read more

13

13
Please suggest what foods are good for people with urinary tract infection?

Please suggest what foods are good for people with urinary tract infection?

Hydration is helpful: This helps flush out the bladder. It is reasonable to think that things that acidify the urine (like vit c) might be helpful but there reallly aren't any formal research studies that show effectiveness for other foods. ...Read more

14

14
Please suggest what foods are good for people with urinary tract infection ?

Water: Drink water, about 64 ozs a day to keep high urine flow rates. Cranberry juice purportedly helps but this has not been shown to be superior to antibiotics in medical studies. ...Read more

15

15
Hoping you can tell me, is urinary tract infection curable at home?

No such luck: You need to go see your doctor as antibiotics are essential to treat infection of the urinary tract. Otherwise you will suffer and the infection can spread from your bladder to your kidney which is more serious than bladder infection alone. ...Read more

16

16
How to cure (uti) urinary tract infection in home?

How to cure (uti) urinary tract infection in home?

Help for urinary inf: Try drinking cranberry juice and taking cranberry extract capsule every four to six hours. Drink lots of fluids.
Try to figure out why you are getting infections. Sometimes they are brought on by jacuzzi, hard exercise with tight clothes or sex. ...Read more

17

17
What is a good way to cure a urinary tract infection (uti)?

Antibiotics: 3-5 days of appropriate antibiotic treatment will cure a bladder infection, 7-14 days for a kidney infection. ...Read more

18

18
What are some effective home treatments for an urinary tract infection?

What are some effective home treatments for an urinary tract infection?

UTI: One of the best things you can do is increase your fluid intake. That will keep urine from becoming to stationary/static and decrease the chance of getting a uti. However if you have one, antibiotics are the best treatment. Options like cranberry juice can help, but they cannot usually kill the bacteria. ...Read more

19

19
What fruits are good for people with urinary tract infection besides cranberries ?

What fruits are good for people with urinary tract infection besides cranberries ?

Blueberries: Both blueberries and cranberries have a chemical that may play a role in preventing bacterial adhesion to the bladder cells. ...Read more

20

20
What are some things to do at home to help cure or relieve a UTI (urinary tract infection)?

What are some things to do at home to help cure or relieve a UTI (urinary tract infection)?

Antibiotics + water: Home treatment is to take prescription antibiotics at home. Also drink large volumes (10 glasses per day) and urinate every hour or two. Wear cotton underwear, shower and never use bubble-bath. Avoid or treat constipation. ...Read more

21

21
What should ivtake as a medicine for a urinary tract infection.Now i started taking effervescent granules urinary alkalinizer 4 times a day.Is good?

What should ivtake as a medicine for a urinary tract infection.Now i started taking effervescent granules urinary  alkalinizer 4 times a day.Is good?

UTI treatment: You need to have your urine cultured to see what bacterium (b) is causing your uti. Starting an antibiotic (a) without knowing what b caused your UTI and what a it's sensitive to is not a good practice. Taking granules to make your urine less acidic is also not a good idea. Bacteria are less likely to grow in a acidic environment. Making your urine less so will do nothing to help combat your uti. ...Read more

Dr. Brad Goldenberg
6 doctors shared insights

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. Sandra Lora Cremers
1 doctor shared a insight

Urinary (Definition)

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