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I am almost 4 months pregnant and i have a urinary tract infection , what helps make it go away and how long until it does go away ?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:11 PM on Mar. 30, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Go to the doctor, you will need antibiotics.
    camiam81

    Answer by camiam81 at 9:12 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Ask your doctor about it. They will most likely send you to get a lab test, then prescribe pregnancy-safe medicine.
    EdwinsMommy

    Answer by EdwinsMommy at 9:13 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Go to your doctor and get it confirmed. A UTI won't go away without antibiotics! Usually takes several days on the antibiotic to help. And drinking cranberry juice or taking cranberry pills helps. (AZO)
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 9:14 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Def see your ob first. Next step is to drink lots of water and cranberry juice. Good luck.
    lovinmyboyz4

    Answer by lovinmyboyz4 at 9:17 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • antibiotics make it go away and you should feel better in 24hrs after you start the antibiotics.
    team21

    Answer by team21 at 9:17 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Also lay off too much sex & never hold ur pee.
    shynu

    Answer by shynu at 9:18 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Usually has to have antibiotics. Like the previous posts said, it will go away in a few days on antibiotics, and they can give you some pills (I think you can take while pregnant?) that stops the burning almost immediately. I used to get them a lot when I was pregnant with my oldest. You have to make sure you go pee every time right after you have sex, and if you have even the slightest feeling of needing to pee, don't hold it in. Lots and lots of water and 100% juice cranberry drinks.
    AprilDJC

    Answer by AprilDJC at 9:36 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • You need meds, hun.
    xxlilmomma09

    Answer by xxlilmomma09 at 9:39 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • while your on the antibiotics ,can you drink caffeine?
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 12:16 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • You can try cranberry juice, but antibiotics would probably be best.
    MomMom23

    Answer by MomMom23 at 9:32 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

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