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What is the cause and remedy for frequent urine infection in an old aged person with BPH ?

I am male,75.I have BPH since 6 months. I am on FLOTRAL 10 mg/day.Urine flow is normal except for persisting urgency. I take 3litres water/day..Problem:Frequent Urine infection. Cause and remedy ?
Asked On : Fri, 25 Mar 2011
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General Surgeon 's  Response
well u will have to get your uroflometry and bladder scan done in order to know your residual volume and need to add on flotral will be decided on that....
and at the same time urine c/s is required to know the suitable antibiotic.......

take care
Answered: Sat, 28 Jan 2012
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OBGYN Dr. Rhea Chanda's  Response
Frequent infection can occur due to systemic causes like diabetes or also bad hygiene.Next time you have an UTI ask for a urine culture and sensitivity test to determine exactly the bacteria and appropriate antibiotics.Also you can get an ultrasound to rule out kidney/bladder infection/stones.
Answered: Fri, 25 Mar 2011
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