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Can cipro cure epididymitis, sexually transmitted?

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Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Last year, my spouse was diagnosed with hydrocele , which grew. this week, the dr. came out of surgery, talking epididymitis . The patient is 68 years old. my question is: do routine blood tests check ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

after that I had a re-occurrence of Epididymitus. I took a course of Cipro for 7 days and now am taking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Does masturbation hurt or help epididymitis caused by congestion and not infection? FYI due to some foolish sexual practices (semen retention + masturbation without orgasm), I started experiencing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr. Rajinder Bajoria MD

Can cephalexin be used to cure epididymitis . Or is there another antibiotic with minimal side affects. My doctor prescribed Ciprofloxacin which is having too many side afeects. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajinder Bajoria ( General Surgeon)
Dr. S. Murugan MD

to the emergency and they said it was epididymitis . Since they knew it was due to chlamydia I was given a longer ... and left buttock? 3) If I had mycoplasma G would it be cured by the dose of azitromycin? ... View answer

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Dr.  B. Radhakrishnan. Nair MD

HI, i am a male 35, 160 lbs and healthy. I have been diagnosed with epididymitis due to a bacteria infection. Taking sulfa/trimo antibiotics for 2 weeks had to go off cipro because of bad side effects ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B. Radhakrishnan. Nair ( OBGYN)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

I am a 63 year old man on my third day of cipro for epididymitis. I am reading troubling reports of chronic problems. I assumed this would be cleared up in days or less. I am still having pain and swelling ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

I have been diagnosed with epididymitis (confirmed by ultrasound). I ve had it for 23 days. I am 37 years old and haven t been sexually active for some time. I was initially prescribed doxycycline which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Hello, I have been suffering from epididymitis for several months or more. I have been ... & have taken 2 steroid packs, just started the 3rd today. I have had no luck in getting a cure. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

I am about 38 years old and suffering from Chronic epididymitis(as per USG and doctor suggestion ... tried Allopathic Medicine as per doctor prescription but failed to cure. I need effective remedies ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

It can only be told via culture... cipro is a briad spectrum drug kills almost all gram negative bacteria so you cant specify one ...culture can tell it...the reason of UTI can be bad hygiene ... a recent...

Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

HI, thanks for using healthcare magic It is possible that you may be contagious, it would depend on the causative bacteria. It may be caused by a bacteria not associated with sexually transmitted infections...

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

please give a full history- Since when are you suffering from Chronic Epididymits? Since when are you taking antibiotic, are you married / kids ? What is the sperm count What are the investigations done till now? which...