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Relapse of Epididymitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi i hadleft epididymitis i gone to the doctor and he has gave some antibiotics.
so i was feeling good for severl months , now again light pain is started in testicle so is there any perment solution for this
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am here
Doctor :   Let me read your query
User :   hi
User :   sometimes now i will get light pain in testical
User :   i stopped antibiotics long back
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   30
Doctor :   SOk
Doctor :   How long were you put on antibiotics?
User :   for 5 days
User :   almost 1 year back
User :   and second time when i went to docotor he prescribed me etoshine90
User :   pain killer
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so i am using that when ever i get a light pain
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   but that is not the solution for it
Doctor :   you should ask antibiotics from your doctor
User :   so i just wanted to know is there any other medine
User :   ok i forgot that antibotics tablet name
User :   can u tell me the tablets which can be used for leftepidymits
Doctor :   You shall need a prescription for that
Doctor :   depending on your previous history
Doctor :   and an examination
Doctor :   the antibiotic shall be decided
User :   oh ok
User :   ok thx, i will goto same docotr again
Doctor :   Yes, that is better
Doctor :   and do talk to your doctor
Doctor :   about the duration of antibiotics
User :   ok
Doctor :   it should be 14 days for epididymitis
Doctor :   to prevent relapses
Doctor :   and also other complicaitons
User :   ok thx
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   ha nothing, i just wanted know antibiotic name
Doctor :   Antibiotic choices include cephalosporins, flouroquinolones
Doctor :   along with gram negative antibiotic like
User :   ok thx
Doctor :   metronidazole
User :   ok
User :   and also priscribed citrosoda
Doctor :   Who?
User :   for five days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   that is fine
User :   old doctor
Doctor :   but antibiotic is the key
Doctor :   Consult a Urologist
Doctor :   as he is specialized in that field
User :   ok
User :   i did utlasound scanning also
User :   from that they have idenitfied its left epidymitics
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Now, you should confirm the diagnosis first
User :   ok thx
Doctor :   and then proceed with the antibiotic treatment after confirmation
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   ok
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