I have kidney stones

Sir/madam I have stones in my kidneys ,6mm calculus in upper pole calyx of right kidney,similarly there is evidence of 5mm calculus in mid pole calyx of left kidney. Please suggest me something.is it serious? I have taking 6ltr water per day. what can do ?is there any medicine? Please suggest me.
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
Hi.... Most stones that cause renal colic are small and pass out with the urine in a day or so. You should drink plenty of fluids to encourage a good flow of urine. Strong painkillers are often needed to ease the painuntil you pass the stone. No other treatment is usually needed. Some stones that form and stick in the kidney do not cause symptoms or any harm. They can just be left if they are small. ...
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