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Can a man on immunosuppressant cause their female partner to have urinary tract infections after sex?
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Dr. George Loss
Surgery - Transplant
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In brief: See below
Not any more likely than a man not on immunosuppression medication.

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Not any more likely than a man not on immunosuppression medication.
Dr. George Loss
Dr. George Loss
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not really
An acute urinary tract infection can occur in females after sexual activity.
It has little to do with the male partner taking immunosuppressive drugs.

In brief: Not really
An acute urinary tract infection can occur in females after sexual activity.
It has little to do with the male partner taking immunosuppressive drugs.
Dr. Stuart Flechner
Dr. Stuart Flechner
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Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Some drugs can...
Be transferred through male semen.
This includes immunosuppressive medications.

In brief: Some drugs can...
Be transferred through male semen.
This includes immunosuppressive medications.
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Vaginal intercourse is a risk factor for the development of utis in all women because of the close proximity between the urethral opening and the anus.
Women can decrease this risk by practicing good hygeine and urinating as soon as possible after sex. Having an immunosuppressed partner, however, does not confer any additional risk.

In brief: Yes
Vaginal intercourse is a risk factor for the development of utis in all women because of the close proximity between the urethral opening and the anus.
Women can decrease this risk by practicing good hygeine and urinating as soon as possible after sex. Having an immunosuppressed partner, however, does not confer any additional risk.
Dr. Barry Browne
Dr. Barry Browne
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