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Having an infection in your urinary tract is extremely common because of urinary traction infection (UTI). A urinary tract infection (UTI) can affect the urethra, ureters, bladder, and kidneys can all be affected by a urinary tract infection (UTI). The most common symptoms are frequent urination, pain during urination, and discomfort in the lower back or side. Antibiotics are effective in treating the vast majority of urinary tract infections (UTIs).

An infection of the urinary system is referred to as a UTI.

Infections of the urinary system are known as urinary tract infections (UTIs). Urethritis, pyelonephritis, and bladder infections are all possible outcomes of this type of infection (cystitis).

UTIs are rather common, but how common are they?

Approximately one out of every five women will experience a urinary tract infection at some point. Although urinary tract infections (UTIs) commonly affect women, males, the elderly, and even children can be affected. Approximately 2% of children will experience an infection of the urinary system at some point in their lives. Urinary tract infections account for 8 million to 10 million visits to the doctor each year.

UTI Signs and Symptoms?

As the lining of the urinary tract becomes red and irritated (inflammation) due to a urinary tract infection, the following symptoms are possible:

  • The pain may affect the side (flank), abdominal, or pelvic area.
  • Pressure in the lower thigh area.
  • Urethral incontinence, frequent urination urges frequent urgency, and incontinence (urine leakage).
  • Blood in the urine as well as painful urination (dysuria).
  • The desire to urinate in the night-time.
  • Urine with a hazy appearance and a strong or bad odour.
  • Urinary tract infections can cause a wide range of symptoms, including but not limited to:
  • Pain while having sex.
  • Pain in the penis.
  • Backache or pain in the flanks (sides of the body).
  • Fatigue.
  • Flu-like symptoms, including a high temperature (more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit).
  • Vomiting.
  • Mood swings or apprehension.

How do you treat an infection of the urinary tract?

A urinary tract infection will necessitate a course of medical treatment. Antibacterial drugs kill germs and treat bacterial infections. Your doctor will prescribe a medication that targets the specific strain of bacteria causing your infection. Antibiotics that are frequently prescribed include:

  • Nitrofurantoin.
  • In addition, sulphonamides (sulfa drugs).
  • Amoxicillin.
  • Cephalosporins.
  • Bactrim, a combination of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole.
  • Doxycycline.

Your doctor may prescribe antibiotics to be taken right away if you have a history of recurrent UTIs to prevent a recurrence. To prevent the infection in other patients, antibiotics may be prescribed to be taken every day, every other day, or after sexual intercourse. 

What can go wrong if you get an infection in your urinary tract?

Antibiotics can be used to treat a urinary tract infection. An untreated or premature cessation of treatment may lead to more serious infections, such as renal disease.

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