Taking keflex for 10 days for UTI strep b group. Still feel symptomatic but at home urine test show trace of lukocytes, why do I still feel pressure?

Unclear, but... The bug and drug combination suggests that you have been appropriately treated. The urine test confirms this, too. However, you may have symptoms due to residual irritation that will get better or will get worse due to possible need for longer course. If get worse, you need re culture for new treatment. Pressure without frequency and burning may also be due to added pelvic inflammatory disease.

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Taking keflex for 10 days for UTI strep b. Still feel symptomatic but at home urine test shows only trace of lukocites, why do I still feel bladder pressure?

Not yet cured. The infection is not yet fully wiped out - that's why you still have luek's in your urine. Although Keflex is a good rx for your infection, sometime it can only achieve a partial cure and you may need another course of antibiotics - check with your doctor. One thing you can do is drink plenty of liquids including cranberry juice.. Concentrated urine is often responsible for the symptoms of uti. Read more...
UTI. Antibiotics can get rid of bacteria in the urine but symptoms may last longer due to swelling and inflammation of the bladder. Symptoms will get better with fluids, avoid spicy foods, caffeinated drinks. B-strep is an organism found mostly in the vagina, was this a catheter obtained urine culture? Read more...