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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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Doctor :   hello
User :   my age is 28
User :   weight 57
Doctor :   how can i help you ?
User :   i have done my urine test and got AMIKACIN(AK) heighly sensitive
Doctor :   ok
User :   and the doctor prescribe me to injection for 5 day in twice
User :   i want to know the reason about this infection
Doctor :   what injection ?
Doctor :   why did you got your urine test for ? were you having any symptoms ?
User :   what does it mean AMIKACIN(AK) heighly sensitive
User :   yes
User :   i got pain in passout urine
User :   and dont have controll on urine passout
Doctor :   ok let me explain you everything
User :   ok
Doctor :   see what you have is a typical signs of a URINARY TRACK INFECTION
Doctor :   now there are many organisms that cause UTI
Doctor :   and most common being is e coli
User :   the injection prescribe by doctor is "Mikacin inj"
Doctor :   now what we do as a physician as that once we diagnosed the UTI
Doctor :   we see by the urine test that which antibiotic was the organism most sensitive to
Doctor :   as that we can based our treatment on that
Doctor :   there is no point in giving you number of antibiotics but its better to first test and see that which antibiotic is MOST EFFECTIVE
Doctor :   in your case your organism is most likely to be killed by ANIKAMYCIN
User :   the doctor prescribe the injection "Mikacin inj"
Doctor :   so its more sensitive to it
Doctor :   yes the trade name of the antibiotic is MIKACIN
User :   ok
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   dont worry you are taking right medication
User :   my period date is also near so is there any chance to get problem
Doctor :   NO NOT AT ALL
Doctor :   this antibiotic is safe during your periods too
User :   what is the main reason for get infected by this bacteria
User :   so that in future i can cure
Doctor :   well its very very common
Doctor :   just drink lots of water
Doctor :   thats a good way
User :   but any specific reason
User :   why i got infected by this bacteria
Doctor :   no nothing specific
User :   ok thanks doc
Doctor :   The most common cause of UTIs are bacteria from the bowel that live on the skin near the rectum or in the vagina, which can spread and enter the urinary tract through the urethra. Once these bacteria enter the urethra, they travel upward, causing infection in the bladder and sometimes other parts of the urinary tract.
Doctor :   your most welcome
Doctor :   take care of your self
User :   Thanks a lot
Doctor :   good bye
User :   bye
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