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Prostatitis and antibiotics treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
User :   i have a pain in my testicles
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my doctor he examined
User :   and he said that i have prostatitis
User :   so he gave me a antibiotic
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   but still i have the pain
User :   one thing which i have not told him
Doctor :   When did you start on the medications?
User :   one and half wek before
User :   one thing which i have not told him
User :   i masturbate
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Thats not a problem
User :   and pain is after the ejaction
Doctor :   Yes
User :   it is paining sharp
Doctor :  
it will be there in this condition
User :   in the right side
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   1 to 3 days it was fine
User :   again it started paining
User :   can you give me your advise
User :   diet
Doctor :   Sure

Doctor :  
Dietary changes do not have an effect on this conditoin
User :   ok
Doctor :  
So you can remove that from your mind
Doctor :  
and enjoy all ;your foods
User :   ok
Doctor :   Mainly antibiotics are required
Doctor :  
and it is already given
Doctor :  
Straining the parts when infected is bound to cause pain
Doctor :  
So avoid much of sexual activities till it subsides
Doctor :  
Do you have fever?
User :   no
Doctor :  
Fine
Doctor :  
Did you have it initially?
User :   no i have never had fever
User :   right leg is chill
User :   and i have pain
User :   in the right leg
User :   and back
Doctor :   Ok

User :   mild pain
Doctor :  
Even now do you have it?
User :   yes
User :   if i press
User :   the leg
User :   or back
User :   i can feel the pain
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Do you see any swelling near your genitals?
User :   no
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
For how long did you take antibiotics?
User :   13 days
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   Are you still on it now?
User :   yes
User :   when i sit for long time especially
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   the leg is paining
Doctor :  
Till when are you advised to be on antibiotics?
User :   4 weks
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
When is your next follow up?
User :   after 2 weks
Doctor :  
Though the infection is clearing, the part requires some time to come back to normal
Doctor :  
Thats why you will stilll be facing pain
User :   ok
Doctor :   and regarding your leg pain, there will be lot of nerves which supply both areas

Doctor :  
So there will be slight affection
User :   i am not wearing clean dress
User :   so will add to the infection
User :   ?
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   oh ok
Doctor :  
You need to maintain good hygiene
Doctor :  
That is very important
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   last question
User :   any excise
User :   or any thing other than mediacation i have to do
User :   ?
Doctor :   Nothing specific as such
Doctor :  
Continue with antibiotics
Doctor :  
and go for regular follow ups
User :   ok
User :   thanks
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