Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
156 Doctors are Online

Urinary tract infection, on trimethorprim. How long will it take to clear up?

Dear doctor, I have recently (2 days ago) contracted a urinary tract infection . I am a 22 year old male. I understand it s not the norm, but I was hoping you could tell me how long it will take to clear up? I m currently taking trimethorprim and my symptoms ceased yesterday, but have reappeared again today, so I m slightly worried. Any help would be great! Thanks in advance!
Asked On : Sat, 16 Jun 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  90
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Oct 2013
Hello dear
Thanks for your query at Hcm
Urinary trat infection would atleast take minimum 7 days to clear and can extend up to 14 days .
If your on medication this time duration will come down.
I recommend you to continue your medication as prescribed
Answered: Thu, 24 Oct 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor