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Urinary Tract Infection

Also known as Pyelonephritis, UTI

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  • Can you still have a uti even if culture came back negative.

    Hello, So basically I've been suffering with bv, yeast infections and Uti's. I've had 3 different antibiotics for bv, and 2 for Uti's. During my last rounds of test everything came back negative, but the problem Is I still have symptoms. It burns when I pee and it smells bad. No frequency....

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  • What are the normal tests for men after a UTI?

    ​I am concerned because my husband had a UTI back in February (first one he's ever had and he is now age 50) it cleared in a few days because he was given antibiotics and he's had no other symptoms since all seems to be fine. However the doctor referred him to the hospital and they have since...

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  • UTI WON'T GO AWAY

    So this is my first time writing on this forum...I never thought I'd be in this serious situation . I'm 20 years old and had a uti for about 1.5 months now....I've been on cipro (3 days), bactrim (7 days), nitrofurantoin (7 days), and nitrofurantoin again (10 days). It's been three days...

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  • UTI or Herps

    I am a male and Last week I met a prostitue and she gave me unprotected oral sex, right after that I washed my Penis with soap, after 30 min later I washed again my penis and PEE. From next day I started having the urge of urinating all the time, second day started  frequent urinating (Every 1:30...

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  • Urethritis caused by rare non STD bacteria or virus

    Please help to find the cause. Maybe it's some virus related or some rare bacteria which is not being cultured? Like h pylori, etc.? It lasts more that two moths already. - no STDs found from swab test - urethral fluid shows inflammation - cultured few times which showed some random bacteria (first...

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  • Slight urethra irritation after UTI: is this normal?

    Hey there! I had a UTI infection which I finished my treatment for 5 days ago - but I still have the smallest irritation in my urethra which lingers for about 10 -15 minutes after I urinate. It’s very small but it’s still noticeable.  I’m getting so worried that I have IC (a mild case) but I wondered...

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  • Gynaecology or Abdominal Issues?? after UTI

    I went down ill almost 4 weeks ago with horrendous back pain around my rib area and was vomiting daily first of all I just thought it was some kind of virus after 5 days I went to my local community hospital and they said I had a UTI. I was given some antibiotics which never cleared the infection so...

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  • JTJ JTJ

    Uti infection

    I have had a Uti infection for a year and a half and no antibiotics is working for me I have nutcracker syndrome and pelvic congestion syndrome and Vur which is a reflux in the kidneys but they can't figure out what to do for me to cure my Uti infections I have blood in my pee and I have ecoli in...

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  • Uti?

    i had sex about4 days ago and i’ve been experiencing an inability to empty my bladder. i urinate (sometimes a good amount comes out sometimes a little bit comes out) and still feel like i have pee left in me or my bladder feels full. i have had a uti twice before. the symptoms didn’t come on until about...

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  • D mannose..Not Working.... and more..

    I have been suffering for a year now with UTI's....my bladder always feels like I have a UTI even when I come up negative...I take DMannose EVERY DAY and YES my infection is always Ecoli...the only antibiotic that seems to work is Levaquin...Cipro did nothing even though the strain was sensitive...

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  • I've had an ache in my sides under the ribs.

    I have been quite a healthy person all my life till 5 months ago when I developed pain on my left side towards the back area. I was diagnosed as having a uti and was treated with antibiotics for 10 days. Since then, I've had a ache on that side which then progressed to my right side as well....

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  • Sick of constant kidney infections and antibiotics

    I'm 23 and have had trouble with Kidney infections all my life. When i was little i had trouble with wetting the bed until i was 8years old. All my life i've had infections, some urine but mostly kidney. When i was 20 I developed acute pyloneprhitis which overnight turned into septicaemia...

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  • Weird Tingling sensation in my Vagina

    This started 2-3 days ago, I've been feeling weird tingling sensation in my vagina after I pee. I doesn't burn nor do I have pain it just after I feel I have a weird sensation. I been having an urge to pee and pressure on my bladder.  It feels like an orgasm but then again I don't know....

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  • UTI/Kidneys/Something else??

    Several weeks ago my urine suddenly turned dark/gray.  I started having very little to no urination at times.  I was not feeling well at all for several and decided to go to the emergency room where they did a CT scan and blood work that showed very high levels of bilirubin​.   They...

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  • Help!!! suspected uti/ kidney infection. Anxiety

    My grandad  recently passed away we were so close more like a dad to me,  and I've been run down ever since, firstly flu/ cold for about 5days then I felt well for a day and woke up with a wisdom tooth infection so was on amoxicillin 500mg for a week come to the end of the course and I...

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  • UTI with bloody urine, extremely painful. Help!

    Hey guys, I've had several UTIs in the past but none have lasted more than a few hours. Today, I woke up with the worst UTI I've ever had. My urine is completely bloody and looks like I'm having a heavy menstrual flow (but I'm not on my period). I am urinating out blood clots that hurt...

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  • My 4 year old daughter has had 16 urine infections in 1 year :(

    Hey not sure if anyone can help me but my daughter is 4 she's had 16 it's in one year and is constantly on antibiotics. She had a ultrasound scan done which came back clear and she has had a dmsa scan and it came back normal she's currently on a low dose of antibiotics to prevent anymore...

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  • JTJ JTJ

    Uti infection

    I have had a utility for 1 and a half and it won't go away with antibiotics I have the nutcracker syndrome and I have pelvic congestion syndrome and I have Vur and a cyst on my right kidney that is 12mm

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  • Pain in urethra area, not a UTI

    I have had a pain in my urethra ever since November of 2016. It comes and goes. It's a raw kind of burning feeling. I've been tested for UTI's multiple times and they all come back negative. The doctors have treated me for one with antibiotics, but the pain is still there. Does anyone else...

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  • UTI's and stress

    Does anyone else find that their UTI's can be made worse or even brought on by stress? I have had a few stressful situations over the last 12 months and I have found that I seem to go down with a UTI at the same tim, it may just be coincidence of course, I just wondered if anyone else had found similar...

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  • HELP! I get a UTI every single month!!

    First off, let me start by saying I have seen specialists, I have taken countless amounts of antibiotics and I follow every rule known to man to avoid UTIs.  I've been getting them for about 4 years now. The last specialist I went to gave me a 2 year supply of bactrim and clearly it doesn't...

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  • Read that calcium supplements can cause utis

    Have a bad case of osteoporosis. Read over and over on web that calcium supplements along with vitamin D can cause utis. Trying to stay uti free. Anyone have any info on this!  Also was taking strontium supplement.  Now afraid to take anything. Don’t want to take Boniva or anything like that.

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  • Been poorly for week and a half uti test came back negative

    From about 17 ive had constant utis that turn into kidney infection or vice versa. I got ill 2 weeks ago with food poisoning or sickness bug and now im suffering from nausea pains in my side and stomach i feel the need to pee but i cant and when i do it stings most of the time the pain isnt always there...

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  • UTI/yeast infection doesnt go away!

    Hello, I had question about something I've been going through for the past 2 months. I have some sort of bladder infection but it seems as though it doesn't matter what antibiotics I am given by the doctor, it doesn't seem to cure the infection. I had feverish like symptoms even before thanksgiving...

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  • UTI wont go away!

    Hi there, I'm a 19 yr old male and I've had uti for about 3 years now i didn't gave it much importance but after 3 years i decided to do something about it and my urologist gave me some tests... My kub ultra sound was ok however urine test showed "few bacteria" and culture came...

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  • Blood in wee

    I had blood in my wee for a day also it felt like I need to wee a lot more often but it was only a dribble when I went to the loo also a tingling feeling which is still the but no blood now and wee a lot and more then a dribble any ideas what it could be please

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  • ABDOMINAL PAIN FOR 2 MONTHS PLEASE HELP!

    So it's kind of a long story but here it goes... back in September/October I started having some itching in my vagina.  I waited a bit to see if it would go away and it would also burn when I peed. Meanwhile I used tea tree oil, coconut oil, etc, and then bought some OTC cream to help because...

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  • Best probiotic to prevent recurrent UTI?

    i am 62 and self catheterize and get UTIs every two months. Doctor says to take a good probiotic especially designed for this but there are many on Amazon! Any input as to what works for any of you?

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  • Chronic UTI

    I was diagnosed with uti almost 2 weeks ago and still having problems.  My lower back is in severe pain and lower stomach feels nauseated all the time. Plus still burns when I urinate. Could this have gone to into something else?

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  • Terrified about upcoming bladder camera procedure!

    Recurring uti's and several particularly bad kidney infections have left scarring in my kidney. Finally went to urologist who advised a rolling 6 months course of antibiotics, alternating every month, and to come back for a camera to be inserted into my bladder to see what's happening. I've...

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  • UTI from hell -- please help

    me too- im so depressed - after my appendectomy the doctor did something wrong to my lower left abdomen so im left with permanent tear under the left inserted troca , got a MRSA infection from the hospital and then my UTI started - 7 so far, it's been over  1.5 year. im so depressed- and been...

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  • CHRONIC UTI AND KIDNEY INFECTION

    Hello, Are there any of you who are in this similar situation: since Jan 2012 to present. UTI’s,  simple to now complicated, EColi, super-bug, ESBL producing, resistant to almost all antibiotics. Since Nov 5, 6 terrible UTI’s which is now diagnosed in my kidney. Each culture the same, wirseningcevertine....

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