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Urinary Tract Infection

Also known as Pyelonephritis, UTI

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  • UTI that won’t go

    On the 5th July I came home from work doubled over in pain just to the right of my belly button which turned out to be a UTI, I hadn’t experienced any pain before that day but since then it hasn’t cleared!  I had 4 courses of antibiotics and then got sent for an ultrasound which all came back clear,...

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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?

    My discharge has been smelling foul like fishy or dead and  I thought it was Bv.. there’s no buring when I pee and the only time it itches is when there is a lot of discharge and it will itch for a little then go away it’s not clumpy or anything it’s normal liquid discharge  so I recently webt...

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  • Ongoing Kidney Infection Symptoms followed by new symptoms

    I have had quite a few KI(kidney infections)in my life and my last one was pretty stubborn to go away. This time, my first symptom(cloudy urine that smelled like a porta-potty)started about 3 weeks before Mothers Day this year. I was unsure of what was going on bc I had never experienced these symptoms...

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  • in pain help

    So I just had sex yesterday and today just out of nowhere I had the feeling of having to pee every second . When I went to use the bathroom each time I had a burning sensation and it was a crucial pain that comes along with it. As well with the crucial pain little speckles of blood show ...... now I’ve...

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  • Excessive urination - around 15 times a day myself and my wife

    Hi, Would be great to know if anyone had a similar problem: It started around ten years ago when I started to have excessive urination. At times, I would go about 12 times in a day and 6 times in night. I drink about 1-2 litres of water Each time I go a lot and the bladder is fullI had tested for diabetes,...

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  • Uti symptoms are mostly gone except for...

    My uti horrible burning pain symptoms are just about gone. The urgency is still there.  Is that normal?  It still kind of hurts to pee as well.  Like as if I held it in for a long time, then finally got to the toilet, and it kind of hurts.  I’m happy the burning is gone, but is the...

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  • My parents won’t believe me

    So about a week ago, I started having nasty diarrhea. Then, I recently started having abdominal pain. The pain has been going on for a while now so I went to hospital and they diagnosed me with a UTI. We got antibiotics and all of that, but it isn’t getting any better. I’m only 11, so don’t know any...

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  • Treatment for uti but still have urgency and soreness

    I had a UTI about 2 1/2 weeks ago, and the burning is gone for the most part, but there is still a lot of urgency and also soreness and pain in the bladder area. Is this normal? And is there any thing I can do about the urgency, for example exercises?  It gets worse and night... Thank you for your...

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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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  • 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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  • Can you put Coconut oil down under?

    Can you put coconut oil (pure organic virgin) coconut oil as a lubricant or as a topical to help with the burning from a uti?  I was reading an article which says it fine.  I’m super dry (52, menopause) and I read it’s oil you can actually use there. In your vaginal area.  

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  • Persistent UTI PAINFUL

    I HAVE HAD A UTI NOW FOR 10 days.  I’ve been on 3 days of Macrobid, 5 days of Bacterim, and now a prescription of Doxycycline.  Is it heard you’re f for the burners no pain and soreness plus urgency to be persistent?  I’m upset and worrried.  I initially tried to put essential oil...

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  • Severe stabbing pain in private area?

    Hi everyone. I'm a 25 yr old female. I'm having sharp severe stabbing pain in my private area. Could this be due to a UTI? I noticed a day ago I peed very little and urine was hot. I've had a UTI in the past due to dehydration. Doctor told me to always stay hydrated. I don't drink water...

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  • Urine culture is back!! I need some help or advice

    Long story short.. I had surgery almost 5 eeeks ago. It was a gynaecology laparoscopy to remove endometriosis and they fitted in the Mirena coil. Since surgery I've had constant infections and super bugs keep growing on swabs and urine samples BUT today my surgeon came to see me as I was in hospital...

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  • No pain when urinate but severu groin and back pain

    I am new here and quite desperate. I have pain in the groin and in the lower back. Test shows uri infection. After first and second antibiotično testament there was still bacteria in present in urin. I got thirt antibiotics now, taking them fourth day, but pain still resist. I have no pain when...

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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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  • Problems urinating, testical pain

    Hi Can anybody help? This has been going on for about two months now where I have a dull ache coming and going in my left testical and problems urinating. Mainly at night time I have the constant urge to pee. I go before bed and as soon as I get into bed I need to go again. When I go and try little...

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  • I could write a book about a long journey involving UTis

    In the UK there are apparently many doctors who will not accept that couples infect one to the other with UTi bacteria. A very educated special nurse said well in that case how does one obtain a STD or is it now called a STI which sounds less offensive? To cut a very long story short I first noticed...

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  • Losing my patience with these urianry tract problems

    I've been getting water infections for about 6 years now, since I was about 15. Normally they would come and after antibiotics it would go and wouldn't have another episode for a few months. Since before Christmas 2016, I've had constant pains and aches in my vagina and bladder. I've...

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  • My life with UTI's

    So Ladies, I have been suffering with UTI's since I was 16 years of age (now about to turn 28). Unfortunately for me, they are caused by the wonderful act of sexual intercourse!  Now, most of you will be wanting to ask the usual questions and give me the usual advice of "make sure you wash...

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  • Recurring UTI and D-Mannose

    first of all I want to say thank you. I have just discovered this forum after being told to take D-Mannose and have been so re-assured to hear so many voices with the same experiences as me and have found the advise extremely helpful. I have been suffering with recurring UTIs now for 18 months. I had...

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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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  • UTI for 6 months??! HELP

    So just to set the scene of what i'm going through, about six months ago i became sexually active. The day of actually losing my virginity I noticed a burning sensation during peeing on the day after (i didn't know you had to pee after). i didn't think much of it but further research made...

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  • Will D-mannose help me? Nothing else seems to...

    Hi all, UTI, those 3 letters make my blood curdle as I'm having so much trouble with them. I'm 27 years old, newly married and my husband & I are wanting to start a family. But my nemesis, the UTI is standing in our way. I'm now so afraid to have sex these days because there's always...

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  • UTI and period?!!Help please

    So last week I was diagnosed w my first UTI ever.Cloudy urine,strong smelling and pelvic pain.Started on meds Thursday. I had chills too but no fever.yesterday I woke w TERRIBLE PELVIC CRAMPS and left groin pain and figured UTI but started w my period hours later ( 10 days early).Now I have really bad...

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  • Uti

    I had a uti with fever, doing better took a urine ending last month     Bacteria found out yesterday I had that I have pain when urineting few times , before had pain when urineting before when had fever afterwards , but this time just bacteria Doc said any advise please?

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  • Unexplained UTI's

    I have recently been tested for recurring UTI. Had urine cytology, ultrasounds of kidney and bladder as well as a cystoscopy. Dr said all is fine. 6 days after the cystoscopy I am having all symptoms again. Very cloudy urine, blood in urine, burning, frequent urge to void, back pain and low grade...

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  • Golden Seal

    Has anyone taken Golden Seal to help their UTI symptoms? How did you get on with it? Thanks.

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  • Antibiotics

    Hi my gp as put me on cipro for water or kidney infections i have taken them for 2 days feeling better than i did but my gp explained that it effects your  tendons and can rupture im pretty scared as anyone any probs with these  thanks

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  • RECURRING UTI I CANT TAKE IT!

    So, I'm 18 and I've had Uti 7 times in the past id say like 7-8 months. At first I had no idea what it was but Google kinda let me diagnose myself. Im petrified of hospitals and doctors and so going the first time was a big deal for me. I got prescribed antibiotics and they cleared it up fine....

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  • chronic uti

    I am on my fifth uti since March of this year.  Seems like I get over one and in a few weeks I have another.  The problem is I am allergic or sensitive to many antibiotics.  I am ok on augmentin but the docs say that i cannot continue with that.  My recent uti came back with aug....

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  • MacroBID

    anyone had a water infection and been prescribed MacroBID? I take one twice a day, I've been prescribed 7 days worth. I have 4 left so 2 more days taking them, I don't feel any better I still have lower back ache and pains here and there in abdomen?? should they of worked by now?? when should...

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