My doctor has been treating me with antibiotics for a

Patient : My doctor has been treating me with antibiotics for a kidney infection for almost two weeks now. Some symptoms have improved, but I'm still experiencing nausea, lack of appetite and worsening flank pain. My doctor has been out of the office the last two days and since it's Friday I won't be able to talk to him until after the weekend. At what point would it be acceptable for me to go to the ER for the kidney pain? Thanks.
Symptoms:  Nausea, right flank pain, headache
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 took a VSL#3 probiotic pill this morning that seconds before that fell on my own kitchen floor. We do not wear sho...

Q: I am having insomnia due to a number of factors. I suffer from OCD, depression and general anxiety disorder. I am als...

Q: I was taking 75mg of Effexor for3 months. I( told my Dr. I wanted to stop it. He was annoyed at me and told me to t...

Q: Can I take keto os when pregnant. I am 5 weeks. Keto os is therapeutic ketones. The company Prüvit claims it is safe

Q: Concerned about chances of contracting hiv. after recent sexual encounters, even though protected. There has been a c...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews