Is it advisable to take levofloxacin during cystitis ?
I was diagnosed with cystitis ( bladder infection) a couple of weeks ago during which, I went to the urinals too often and felt irritating sensations around my abdomen as well as sensitivity on the tip of my penis. I was prescribed levofloxacin (500mg/2 times daily) and vitamin C (500mg/2 times daily) for a week. But I only felt better occasionally and after a week the doctor had my blood and urine tested again yesterday and found that they were both in normal condition. But today I noticed that I have been to the urinals more often than normal, as if the problem hasn t really changed much. I also began feeling irritated by the sensations and the unstoppable urge to urinate. I am afraid to take levofloxacin again, because after over a week of using it I began to feel pain on my tendons . What am I supposed to do now?
As per the above condition, you are suffering from the urinary tract infection.. Burning during urination is the symptom with the fever, chills... tab Norflox 400mg twice daiy for 5 days is the routine drug used.. alkalining syrup are used to control the burning symptoms.. drink lots of fluids , which will reduce the symptoms
you have got recurrent urinary infection,you should go for urine culture so that you may know the bacteria causing infection and medicines most effective against them so we may prescribe proper medicine for complete cure.
the medicines you has taken may not be effective or mild effective so result is not achieved.
You may go for ultra sound to rule out other pathology.
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I was diagnosed with cystitis (bladder infection) a couple of weeks ago during which, I went to the urinals too often and felt irritating sensations around my abdomen as well as sensitivity on the tip of my penis. I was prescribed levofloxacin (500mg/2 times daily) and vitamin C (500mg/2 times daily) for a week. But I only felt better occasionally and after a week the doctor had my blood and urine tested again yesterday and found that they were both in normal condition. But today I noticed that I have been to the urinals more often than normal, as if the problem hasn t really changed much. I also began feeling irritated by the sensations and the unstoppable urge to urinate. I am afraid to take levofloxacin again, because after over a week of using it I began to feel pain on my tendons. What am I supposed to do now?
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hi, I have had IC for many yrs but was in remission for a few yrs. now its back and my old urologist is no longer on my insurance. so question is re meds. I take Dicyclomine 20mg up to 3 X s day for IBS and read that it can also be of some benefit for IC. If so, what would be the dosage for IC? I am currently looking for an IC specialist here in Portland but it will take a while to get into new doc. thought my pcp could help me out w/meds till that time. omg.its lisanelson@ gmail.com
For the past five years I have been experimenting with prostate massage on and off. Until now I have not faced any major issues after each massage session. Well that is no longer the case, now my external sphincter muscle is weak and it will no longer close all the way. My internal sphincter is also quite weak but it stays closed unless I spread my butt cheeks, then it opens as wide as the size of a penny or dime. Also the area between the internal and external sphincter is very dry as well as the area beyond the external sphincter. I have a feeling that because it is so dry, it will not close. This problem began about 2 months ago when I purchased a new sex toy that was made out of some bad material such as phthalates. At the time I did not think much of the material it was made of because the box had said it was phthalate free. However after I did some digging it turns out that the company has a history of lying about the ingredients it uses in it s sex toys. And I do recall the toy giving off this strong chemical smell as well as an oily residue on its surface. It was approximately 6 long and 3/4 of an inch in width. So it wasn t very big. However the amount it stretched my external sphincter seems much bigger, why is this? I can still control my bowels. Are there any safe creams out there that can help heal the dryness? I was told organic coconut oil would help, is that true? Or will it cause an infection? I also want to know if the sphincter muscle exercises will help shrink the external ring over time. And if I don t massage my prostate anymore will the external anus ring (sphincter) return to its normal size?
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