What are ways of treating a UTI without taking antibiotics? I'm thinking my 3-y-o might have one....I hope!
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7/30/04 at 1:06pm
Originally Posted by Mommy2threeboys
By the way, stay away from cranberry juice as it is high in fructose, a natural sugar that still acts like a sugar and will feed a yeast problem, which can contribute to a UTI.
Originally Posted by ekblad7+
Speaking as a person currently suffering from a UTI I would have to say that antibiotics are probably the way to go. I tried the cranberry tablets, juice, blueberries, you name it. My UTI got so bad I could hardly walk or function at all. I've now been on antibiotics for a week and it's still painful! I don't use antibiotics usually but this really needed it. I would get a child checked out for sure before doing anything.