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The full form of UTI is urinary tract infection. It is a bacterial infection of the urinary tract, which includes the urethra, ureters, kidneys, and bladder. The symptoms are burning or pain on urination, frequent urination, fever, chills, cloudy urine, blood in urine, constant urge to pee, and pelvic pain. Antibiotics like Amoxycillin, Norfloxacin, and Ceftriaxone are used in the treatment.

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I have been suffering from a urinary tract infection. I have pain in my bladder when I urinate. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,I have a urinary tract infection. I have been having pain in my bladder when I urinate. This is a recurring issue. I have had three infections since the start of the year. I am taking cranberry tablets. I need a prescription for antibiotics. Is this possible?Thanks.  Read Full »

Dr. Georgi Tsvetanov Varbanov

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. You probably have a urinary infection. I can give you the following recommendations: 1. Drink plenty of water. Water will dilute your urine and flush out bacteria. 2. Avoid drinks that may irritate your bladder, like coffee, alcohol, and so...  Read Full »

I have had a UTI for the past 1.5 years, and an E. coli urine culture confirmed this. Why has it persisted for so long?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been having UTIs for the past one year. Urine culture shows the presence of e.coli. I have taken multiple antibiotic courses but is resistant. I have been now formally diagnosed with chronic infectious disease anemia and was being treated for ovarian cancer with chemo for the pas...  Read Full »

Dr. Shubadeep Debabrata Sinha

Answer: Hello,Welcome to per reports shared, you appear to be suffering from a resistant urinary tract infection (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity), the sensitivity and resistant pattern are very common in the subcontinent. Also, kindly upload the laboratory reports of hem...  Read Full »

My 4-year-old daughter has a UTI and a burning sensation while urinating. What could be the reason?

Query: Hello doctor. My 4-year-old daughter has had urinary urgency, UTI, and a burning sensation while urinating since last night. What could be the reason? Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Bhaisara Baraturam Bhagrati

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. The urgency and burning sensation while urinating are common symptoms of UTI (urinary tract infection). Usually, prolonged holding causes these sensations. Children often hold urine due to discomfort and stress. U...  Read Full »

I have been suffering from frequent UTIs after intercourse. Should I be concerned?

Query: Hi doctor,I am an 18-year-old female. I have been sexually active since I turned 16. I have intercourse once a month or two months. For two years, I have had UTI on the next day of intercourse. Today almost half a month after having sex, I m having frequent urination. Not as frequent as in a UTI, bu...  Read Full »

Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query. Without any examination and investigation, we cannot predict your condition. I would suggest taking the proper antibiotic course. If you feel the same issue even after that, then you should consult with your nearby gynecologist so that she can ex...  Read Full »

I have severe itching in my vaginal area and pain during urination. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I have pain in my lower abdomen and vaginal area. There is severe itching in the vaginal area. I also have pain while urination. Please help. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. According to your description, there is a possibility of a urinary tract infection. You should take a proper antibiotic course to treat this. I suggest you take tablet Urispas (Flavoxate 200 mg) twice daily for five day...  Read Full »

I have difficulty in passing urine and pain in the anal and rectal area. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have a history of urinary tract infections about four to five years ago. For the last week, I was feeling constipated, which is better now. For the last two to three days, I have had the urge to urinate, but not able to pass urine. I feel uncomfortable. I started feeling sensational...  Read Full »

Dr. Madhav Tiwari

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. Please help me with a few details so that I can understand what is going on. Are you a diabetic or hypertensive? Do you have any other illnesses? Have you had any surgeries in the past? Do you suffer from constipation regularly? What trouble ...  Read Full »

What is the reason for burning sensation while peeing after unprotected sex?

Query: Hi doctor, I had unprotected sex with my partner nine days ago. The next day I took a pill. My periods were due seven days ago, and I did not have periods still. Also, there is a burning sensation while peeing, and also I noticed white bumps on my vaginal lips. Please assist and give a detailed repl...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Your period was due a week ago, and you took the pill. But bleeding may delay after the pill, and some people even miss a period. Urine problems and bumps may be due to the reaction of the pill. I suggest you drink more water and take one teaspoon of baking soda in one ...  Read Full »

I had UTI when I had sex, and now I have started urinating more frequently than before. Why so?

Query: Hello doctor,I have sex almost once a month and got UTI twice when I had sex. I have been sexually active since I was 20 years old. Now I think there is something wrong with my vagina like I have started urinating more frequently than usual.Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. According to your description, this could be because of UTI. Is there burning during micturition or any vaginal discharge? Along with the medications for UTI, do Kegel's exercise to strengthen the pelvic muscles also help in preventing frequ...  Read Full »

There are redness with ulceration near vagina in a baby. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, My 4 years old daughter has redness around her vaginal wall. It looks as if it is an ulcer type or something. It hurts her a lot and frequent urination was there. We took her to pediatrician. He recommended us UTI course. Zocon and Tropan 2.5 mg was given. And Candid V gel is given. ...  Read Full »

Dr. Atiqur Rahman Khan

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I need more detail history from you, whether there is fever or burning micturition, or itching around vagina or any discharge from it. How is her behavior after these symptoms? As you have mentioned that there is 1 cut on vagina, how did this cut happen? Pain, burnin...  Read Full »

Why is my semen not normal after a urinary tract infection?

Query: Hello doctor, I had a UTI with the usual fever, before five months. Before the UTI episode, my ejaculate was the usual (white), but my ejaculate has been clear ever since. I do not have pain, no problem with erections, plenty of desire, etc. What is the cause? Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Samer Sameer Juma Ali Altawil

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Ejaculate color and consistency depends on the frequency of ejaculation. If it is more frequent, it is more clear, light, and more transparent, that is normal and requires no treatment. The only concern here will be if you are looking for fertility, then I will follow u...  Read Full »

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