Hi, I was just treated for a UTI although I am still getting sever chills throughout the day - is this still from the UTI or has the infection spread?

Call the doctor. If it has only been a few hours, this may not be worrisome. But you still should call the doctor's office about it. Fever with chills sometimes indicates a very serious infection. If it has been over 24 hours, you probably need to be reexamined and a different antibiotic may be needed. You might even need hospitalization for IV antibiotics. Don't mess around with this!

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Hi, I was just treated for a UTI although I am still getting sever chills throughout the day - is this still from the UTI or has the infection spread?

Call your doctor. Check your temp. four times a day, and let your doctor now if it is higher than 100. You don't say how long you've been treated for the uti & with what But if you finished your prescribed antibiotic or you've been on it more than 3 days & are still having chills, the antibiotic may not be working. Fever, chills, vomiting & mid back pain (behind the lower part of your ribs) means infx has spread. Read more...