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I Have Uti

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    6 Utis In the Last 6 Months

    In the last 6 or 7 months I have had as many uti's the last time the doctor put me on a low dose antibiotic that I take 3 times a week. Well yesterday I woke up with an other uti I will call the doctor firs thing monday morning to get an appt. Any one else that has had the...
    catman25 catman25 61-65, M 5 Responses Jan 25, 2009

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    I Get Them

    I get them all the time because i have to put a catheter in to pee.
    drippy72 drippy72 41-45, M May 6, 2012

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    Uti Turning Into A Kidney Infection????

    2 days ago i woke up in the middle of the night with extreme pain, which felt like a bad UTI. i was fine for the first day took some AZO drank lots of water and thought i would be fine cuz the pain really wasnt there. but this morning i woke up feeling extrememly tired, having...
    hayes777 hayes777 18-21 1 Response Apr 4, 2012

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    I Had One In 2003 (age 24) And Two In 2010

    My symptoms are usually: -- a regular strong urge to go -- a sharp pain on the urethra as I finish peeing -- soon after going, a feeling like needing to go again but it turns out I dont; it may be the pain getting better; I see other people on here have this symptom After the...
    MDenise MDenise 31-35, F Dec 14, 2011

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    Can't Stop Crying....

    The pain has been so severe. I get them so often. I had one a few months ago, and it was hell, I missed work because I knew that I would not have been able to get through  my shift becuase the pain was pure hell. Now here I am woke up about an hour ago, crying becuase the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 11, 2009

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    Things I've Found That Help

    I'm 20 years old and have suffered reoccurring UTI's as well as lingering UTI symptoms, mainly urgency. My mum and sister have had the same thing too.... And this seems to be quite an issue with women all over the place at the moment with no real solution. I just wanted to share...
    DustMite DustMite 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 10, 2013

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    Scared.

    this is the second time i experience UTI. the first time i didnt know much about it and i went to the doctors right away and the antibiotics worked.this was back in may. now im in august (same year) and i have this again. truthfully im scared because ive read women have had UTI...
    nicole514 nicole514 18-21 1 Response Aug 15, 2011

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    due to disability when I pee I have to put a

    catheter in, this causes me to get a lot of water infections, I think I have one now oc I have discomfort down there and it hurts to put the catheter in. looks like its the docs for me on Monday
    wheels1972 wheels1972 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 26

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    I Just Wish Someone Would Help Me

    I am 26 years old and have suffered with UTIs for 8 years now. Heres my problem, I get 10 or so a year and not all of them are UTIs. I've gone to 4 doctors so far where I've had many tests done. Tests include blood tests, physical checks, CT Scans and Ultrasounds. I've been...
    Apex27 Apex27 26-30 2 Responses Jan 19, 2012

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    I Hate When I Get Urinary Tract Infections

    I always get Urinary Tract Infections and i dont have a family doctor so where i live that means packed walk in clinics,line ups with people that are sick and It takes forever.I have one right now and it hurts really bad ifeel like i need to pee but i cant pee and...
    claraella claraella 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 3, 2009

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    Uti Nightmares

    Hi everyone! I had suffered UTI two weeks ago, i completed an antibiotic course, right after the course i had dental surgery, meaning that i need to take another type of antibiotic to prevent infection for my surgery. Unfortunately, i felt that the UTI was coming back, discomfort...
    kaylee752 kaylee752 22-25 Dec 19, 2011

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    vvebcame vvebcame 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    I have had this on and off

    since I lost my virginity a year ago. The doctors haven't been much help. I've done a ton of research on it and I haven't been doing anything it says to cause the UTIs except sex. One thing that I did learn though was that some women get more irritated by condoms. So I stopped...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Mar 27

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    My Cure For My Uti

    I suffered from UTI’s for the longest time, endured years of visiting doctors, two different urologists, received very strong medicines, had a catheter test done (very uncomfortable) and took a low dose of antibiotics for 4 years.  While on antibiotics I’d still get a...
    AnaHolland AnaHolland 41-45 1 Response Jun 18, 2011

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    Parsley Tea

    I constantly get uti's. Long story short I have tried EVERYTHING under the sun to cure it natrually(without antibotics) Finally I came across a parsley tea remedy and gave it a try. 2 heaping tablespoons of chopped fresh parsley boil a pot of water and let steep for 20 min drink...
    parsleyteacuredme parsleyteacuredme 26-30 Oct 13, 2012

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    Uti That Won't Go Away! :'(

    I've been experiencing frequent and urgent urination for about a month now. My mom gave me some antibiotics that didn't work, so she took me to a doctor, who gave me a different type of antibiotic, but this one isn't working either. My urine looks almost normal, and itt...
    Jworm42 Jworm42 16-17, F 3 Responses May 9, 2012

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    Clearing up- I guess I caught this UTI right in

    time before it got any worse! As soon as I smelt the ammonia I went get the cranberry juice and azo. Also drunk plenty of water. Def. cheaper than $80 for a doctor appointment!
    lovelymiracle lovelymiracle 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Persistent Uti Causing Brain Fog And Affecting My Ability To Function As Normal

    Has anyone ever experienced this or can shed any light? I am female and have suffered with recurrent UTI's for years but a few months ago had a particularly severe one which I took 4 different antibiotics some not finishing the course because I felt they weren't working (stupid...
    effie6 effie6 22-25 2 Responses Mar 7, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I had been struggling with UTI pains but no UTI for about a year. It got to the point where I had doctors thinking it was a mental instead of physical problem. I had people tell me...
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    Mine is actually called Honeymooner's Cystitis and it is flared up by intercourse. I wonder why I have it so young. After a year of thinking that I had frequent UTIs, I finally was...
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