My Girlfriend has low back pain after taking ciproflaxin for urine infection. She also has inflamed kidney and a small stone. Should she stop the cipr?
I'm having horrible lower back pain and painful urination along with blood in my urine. Am I passing kidney stones or do you think it's a UTI?
UTI vs kidney stones. Actually, it's not uncommon to have both urinary tract infection & kidney stone. We usually think of the stone as the source of infection. Both infections & stones can cause pain & bloody urine. Fever would tip scale towards UTI. Best to see your Family Doc for diagnosis & treatment. Read more...