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Have pain in bladder. Taken Trimethoprim and amoxicillin. Have abdominal pain, bloating. What do I do?

i am female 50 yrs old i have urine infection and stabbing bladder pain for more then week now, and was prescribed antibiotic ( trimethroprim) 3 days course, din t help, went back to doctors and was given amoxicillin 7 days, but it s been 4 days now that i am taking and still i have sharp abdominal pain and i am so bloated. what do i do ?
Asked On : Wed, 16 Jan 2013
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Pathologist and Microbiologist 's  Response
hi there, you may be suffering from UTI caused by an organism resistant to amox or trimethoprim so the next course of action would be to get your urine examined for microscopy and culture and senstivity and according to the senstivity of the organism new course of antibiotics should be prescribed. The bloating sensation could be a side effect of amoxycillin and I suggest that you take a probiotic tablet along with the antibiotics.Drink plenty of fluids and you could take syrup citralka along with the water to decrease the burning and pain symptoms. Get a correct diagnosis and treatment for permanent relief. Take care.
Answered: Thu, 17 Jan 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Gopal Krishnam Raju's  Response
try norflox 400mg twice daily within 2days if u feel there is some change continue 5 more days if no effect stop norflox and take cefpodoxime 200mg twice daily for 7days :)
Answered: Wed, 16 Jan 2013
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