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UTI, need.....

i know i have a uti, i had one before - i cant get in until tomarrow afternoon. does anyone know at home care relief??


Asked by Anonymous at 4:47 PM on Nov. 6, 2008 in Health

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  • Actually, there are two types of Azo, the one you're talking about which the active ingredient is pyridium. It's a dye like iodine that coats the bladder and urinary tract to releive pain. Thens there's the Azo cranberry tablets that are a homeopathis remedy for the UTI. Cranberrries can treat and cure UTIs, but usually only mild ones.

    Answer by mamapotter at 5:10 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • AZO pills from walmart (or any other pharmacy) they are homeopathic too so you won't build up an immunity to them like you can antibiotics that you would get from the doc.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:48 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • AZO is merely something that will numb the area after you take it so that it won't burn and make you uncomfortable. It does not cure the UTI. You can use it to make yourself not feel like crap till you can make it to the dr. The box says not to take it more than 2 days. It will make your pee reddish orange, since the active ingredient is actually a dye.

    Answer by prettyrayray at 4:55 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • Yogurt..lots of water

    Answer by JCRestoredme at 5:20 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • Cranberry juice.

    Answer by Colleen801 at 7:22 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • realy cranberry juice not the sugar shocked stuff and water. and go pee lots and lots.

    Answer by sterlids at 7:33 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • oh and i forgot wipe front to back. i know its annoying and barely anyone does it but it does help.

    Answer by sterlids at 7:34 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

  • I dont wipe from back to front....I have always wiped front to back...makes me want to do a poll...LOL

    Answer by vivianasmom at 8:27 PM on Nov. 6, 2008

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