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Suggest remedies for bladder infection

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Hi, I am having trouble with my bladder for the second time in 3 weeks. It is a bladder infection. The first time I took meds it was twice a day for 3 days. Now it is back again. I do not remember the name of the medication.
Thank you, XXXXXXX Krainas
Wed, 30 May 2018 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
 
 
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Need more info

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome,

I appreciate your concern

I would like to know the actual symptoms that you are experiencing,please answer the following questions for me so that I can guide you accordingly.

Do you go to the washroom more frequently?
Do you feel pain or burning sensation while urinating?
Do you feel pain in your lower abdomen and flanks?
Do you have a fever?
Are you nauseated?

The medication that you are asking about could be an antibiotic like ciprofloaxcin if you previously had bladder infection as these are usually prescribed in urinary tract infections.

Please let me know if you have any query

Thank you and wish you the best of health.
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Follow-up: Suggest remedies for bladder infection 16 minutes later
Hi,

To answer your questions please read the following
1. Yes
2.slight burning
3.The pain in my lower abdomen is more pronounced.
4. No Fever
5. No

I am urinating quite frequently and feel pressure consistently in my abdomen and my urine smells terrible.
I am 99.9% sure that the medication I took was Ciprofloaxcin. Could you please prescribe the medications for 7 days as 3 days seems not to have worked.
XXXXXXX Krainas
 
 
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil 13 hours later
Brief Answer:
Cystitis

Detailed Answer:
Hello again

It's likely to be cystitis. Empirical treatment with fosfomycin as a single 3 g dose or ciprofloxacin for 5 to 7 days would suffice.

Im sorry, We are not allowed to prescribe medicine on this forum.

Thanks

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