How do you treat urinary infection?

Antibiotics. You can try increasing your fluids and pushing the cranberry juice if your symptoms are quite mild but if you are have any fevers or much pain with urination, you will probably need antibiotics.
UTI. Urinary infections, when confined to the bladder, often respond to oral antibiotics. If the infection is in the ureter or kidneys, IV antibiotics may be necessary.

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How do you treat a urinary tract infection?

Antibiotics. Confirm UTI with urinalysis and get urine culture & sensitivities. Initiate course of antibiotics such as bactrim, Macrodantin or Cipro (ciprofloxacin) whilst awaiting culture report. Switch antibiotics if bacteria are resistant. Also advise liberal fluid intake, preferably water plus urinate every 2 - 3 hours. I also prescribe pyridium, if necessary, to relieve symptoms of burning on urination if severe. Read more...