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How can itching and burning sensations while urinating be treated?

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Dr. P. T. Patil


Practicing since :1971

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Posted on Mon, 8 Oct 2018 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: Hi Doctor, My wife age 31 is suffering from urinal problem since a week. She gets burning sensation after passing urine and also gets itchiness at urine passing place. Please suggest a remedy for this problem
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 24 hours later
Brief Answer:

She has UTI

Detailed Answer:


Burning urination and itching around genitalia that your wife has is due to UTI(Cystitis)

Get her urine routine test and urine culture done. I would also start antibiotics like Cefixime and Nitrofurantoin Twice daily along with urine alkaliser Citralka thrice daily.

Ensure to drink more water to keep her urine alkaline

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.
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Follow up: Dr. P. T. Patil 2 days later
cefixime and nitofurantoin how many mg? tablet
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:

Take Cefixime and Nitrofuantoin twice daily

Detailed Answer:


Thanks for follow up. Take medicines as suggested.

Hope I have answered your query.

Take care

Dr P. T. Patil, Urologist
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