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Thank you Pearl, I have cystitis and I have a bottle of

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Thank you Pearl, I have cystitis and I have a bottle of E-Mycin antibiotics will these be any good please?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I woke up with it this morning and it's a Sunday and we live in the bush so I can't see a dr. today. I'm taking cortisone (10mg) and blood pressure tablets Avapro 120
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Allergic to non steroidal anti inflammatories that's all
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I'm also taking Vagifem and I have diverticular disease
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 5 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 5 months ago.

you should not just try antibiotics like erythromycin antibiotics without getting your urine checked.

some infections can be resistant to certain antibiotics.

you need a urine test to check for bacteria and what antibiotic it is sensitive to

the E Mycin could potentially kill bacteria in your bladder and give you a few days until you can see a doctor.

do you have cloudy urine?

have you worked on drinking more water and fluids?

when can you get into see a doctor?