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Bitch troll cystitis

(7 Posts)
Changebagsandgladrags Sun 15-Jun-14 22:02:28

I have it again FFS.

Also, have bastard period now, so a urine sample will be useless.


roomonthatbroomforme Sun 15-Jun-14 22:09:19

You have my sympathy... it is indeed a bitch

Changebagsandgladrags Sun 15-Jun-14 22:17:15

Started on Wednesday. DS had a concert at the cathedral which I squirmed through. Then I had a three hour exam agony. First Holy Communion. Fathers Day. Ouch ouch ouch.

Those sachets are useless. But finally I can ring the doctor in the morning.

I've been very bad and caved in to wine. Now I can't feel it, but the morning is going to be v v v bad.

Matildathecat Sun 15-Jun-14 23:01:53

If this is a regular thing can't the doctors give you some antibiotics for emergency use? Sounds miserable.

monkeyharris Sun 15-Jun-14 23:10:03

Ouch! sad I was told that the sachets just help to neutralize the sting, they don't get rid of the bacteria, so to always get antibiotics. I have had many a bout of cystitis and it is a nasty business - I hope you feel better soon thanks

GirlInASwirl Sun 15-Jun-14 23:15:23

The sachets usually contain ingredients to make your urine less acidic -therefore less likely to cause pain/inflame on the way out. But if you have a full-blown infection you will need antibiotics to kill the baddies! Also recurrent bouts could be worth investigating further to make sure that everything is working as it should - immunity, kidneys, repro, etc. You have my sympathy - horrible illness.

WanttogotoDisney Sun 15-Jun-14 23:33:48

Take paracetamol and neurofen for the pain and sounds like you need a course of ciprofloxacin (antibiotic). You have my sympathy. I had it a couple of weeks ago and spent the whole night gasping and wincing on the loo.

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