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DrRussMd, Board certified internist
Category: Urology
Satisfied Customers: 64334
Experience:  In internal medicine we deal with prostate, bladder and kidney diseases, including cancers.
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I had blood in my urine and terrible pain - the dr

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I had blood in my urine and terrible pain - the dr prescribed cipro and macrobid-
JA: In general, how has your health been lately? How long have you been dealing with the issue?
Customer: I am still having back pain - the dr said it is a bladder infection and not a kidney infection -
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Fine - stress dealing with my dying 95 year old mother but other than that fine
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.


What is your question?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Should I still be having back pain - I am not taking the orange pills to change the color of my urine for pain -
Shd I be feeling better by now or Shd I return to the dr tmr ?
Taking cipro 500 mg and macrobid 2 times per day -
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.

You should follow up with your doctor.

Back pain might be a different problem.

You want to make sure the infection is resolving.

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