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Which are the super douper antibiotics for cystitus?

(9 Posts)
Katymac Mon 12-Oct-09 14:01:09

As I am in a bit of a mess

ApuskiDusky Mon 12-Oct-09 16:07:01

Hi, and a sympathetic ow!

I always get trimethoprim, and does the job for me.

Hope you're feeling better soon!

Katymac Mon 12-Oct-09 16:39:48

Hm I think that is the one that doesn't work for me......but I could be wrong

ApuskiDusky Mon 12-Oct-09 16:54:11

I've come across amox and cefalexin as well? I think cefalexin is the 'new' one.

Katymac Mon 12-Oct-09 17:39:19

As I got Trimethoprim it doesn't matter any more

Only 3 days worth so I guess I will still be ill then & I will see the Dr then

Katymac Mon 12-Oct-09 17:58:17

& I am itching all over - even inside is itchy

VicarInaBooTu Mon 12-Oct-09 18:03:09

have you tried those sachet thingys from the chemist? i had it really bad the other week, god im crossing my legs for you just thinking about it...

i used them and then got trimethoprim - it worked thank god. the sachets took ages to work but helped! get well soon!

fayeso Mon 12-Oct-09 20:08:32

Cefalexin for me everytime-its the only one that dosen,t give me thrush-i had a very bad reaction to trimethoprim-it gave me swollen lips, massive open sores in my mouth and also down below-awful awful awful!!

Katymac Mon 12-Oct-09 20:16:31

I might as well take smarties as trimethoprim - I have had it loads of times & no effects

The cystitis will fade then come back in a few days

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