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Child has painful urination. Any home remedy?

My eight year old son complained this morning and again this afternoon that it hurts when he urinates. I think it;s to much capri sun drinks and he needs to drink more water. Any home remedy that I can give him without going to the doctor. If not, I will make an appointment ASAP or take him to the emergency room. What should I do?
Asked On : Sun, 23 Dec 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response

Thank you for your query.

You may be right that painful urination can be due to drinking less water. However, one has to rule out any urine infection. I suggest that you get your son's urine examined to rule out urine infection.

Till you get the examination done, you should give her plenty oral fluids.

I hope I have answered your query to your satisfaction.

Wishing your son all the best.


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