Cystitis is particularly known as the inflammation of the bladder that is caused due to an infection in the bladder. This disease is mostly common in women and is rather a cause of nuisance than serious concern. Mild cases of cystitis will get better on its own with little medication. In some cases, an infection could get worse and may lead to a more serious kidney infection. In such a case, it is vita to seek an immediate medical attention.
In most cases, cystitis is caused due to a bacterium that lives on the skin and eventually travels to the bladder and goes down into urethral tube and causes cystitis.
Other causes of cystitis include:
The main symptoms of cystitis include:
If you are experiencing mild symptoms of cystitis for less than 3 days and you do not feel the need to see a doctor, in that case, you may ant to treat your symptoms at home.
These options include
The doctor will diagnose you with cystitis, you’ll usually be prescribed a course of antibiotics to treat the infection.
These should start to have an effect within a day or 2.
If you keep getting cystitis, your doctor may give you an antibiotic prescription to take to a pharmacy whenever you develop symptoms, without needing to see a doctor first.
Your doctor can also prescribe a low dose of antibiotics for you to take continuously over several months.
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