Buring urination, frequen 6 yrs- gaps of few months at times. Suspec ic, dr thins dehydration drink a min of 1lr day can that cause so much pain?

Recurrent Cystitis. Urgency, frequency, painful urination, and night frequency are hallmark of bladder infection. Female gender, genetics, constipation, diaphragm, spermicidals and dysfunctional voiding are contributing factors for recurrent utis ( more than 3 in preceding year). Post-coital antibiotics taken within 2 hrs ; if post-coital therapy fails, antibiotics to be taken for 3 days/ week or once at bed time daily.