Diagnosed with a.pyelonephritis last October, treated with meropenem Iv.got relief. Now problem recurred. Urine re reveals plenty of pus cells. Ct kub done. Reveals multiple scarring in both kidney with associated parenchymal thinning. Creatinine now 1.9. Non diabetic. BP normal. Infection in urine persisting onsite of long course of oral faropenem now. Also, flank pain on both sides.
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Urinary tract infections can be painful, but you can take steps to ease your discomfort until antibiotics treat the infection.....Drink plenty of water. Water helps to dilute your urine and flush out bacteria....Avoid drinks that may irritate your bladder.... Avoid coffee, alcohol, and soft drinks containing citrus juices or caffeine until your infection has cleared. They can irritate your bladder and tend to aggravate your frequent or urgent need to urinate....consult nearest nephrologist once they will do the needful.
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