I get UTIs a few times a year and I

Patient : I get UTIs a few times a year and I was wondering if i was possible to treat it without the prescription of an antibiotic. I took AZO and I am also taking Citro Soda ( its from South Africa). I don't want to go into the doctors office because I really already know the drill. I can see that my urine is cloudy more than likely due to increased WBC. They are going to tell me that the protein counts are high but that is only due to the blood cells. Please tell me there is a way to avoid the office? I have been on a few different antibiotics in the past and although they help I don't want to take antibiotics because I don't want the good bacteria in my body to die.
Symptoms:  A little painful urination, cloudy urine sometimes
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I have a fever on thurday i took advil to prevent and then on friday night I have problem of frequent urination

Q: Looking for only a urologist Dr KUMAR to answer this So as a recap in mid December, she developed an ecoli uti. It...

Q: I think I have a UTI. I am on Accutance 10 mg/per day. Is there a safe antibiotic to take?

Q: 85 year old female. Has ostomy bag (bladder removed 20 years ago). Patient has had chronic UTIs in the last 6 month...

Q: Hi i have been diagnosed with e coli in my urine.I have had problems passing urine and also have a bloated feeling in...


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon