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I am a 40 year old male with recurring bouts of hemospermia.

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I am a 40 year old male with recurring bouts of hemospermia. My urologist has given me Bactrim DS and believes that I do have prostatitis. The hemospermia however makes me anxious. Can you give me any advice on how to remedy that problem? Do anti-imflammatories help with such conditions?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  DrKnowsBest replied 5 years ago.

conversely antiinflammatories can increase risk of bleeding. inflammation in the prostate can be a chronic/recurring problem and this could certainly be the sole cause-to be sure an ultrasound of the prostate would rule out other problems

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.

Is there any thing(s) I can do to remedy the hemospermia?

Expert:  DrKnowsBest replied 5 years ago.
Sometimes chronic once a day suppressive antibiotics for like 6 months can work