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I cant get rid of the urge to even with antibiotics for

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I cant get rid of the urge to pee even with antibiotics for a bladder infection and when I do it never fully empties
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Thanks for this excellent question

So you have an urge to urinate but no signs of infection

This is a common problem in females and is due to bladder spasm

It is known as IC or interstitial cystitis.

It is common and can be treated with two drugs

1)amitryptilline

2)elmiron

Ask your doctors about this

Here is a link on it

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/interstitial-cystitis/DS00497

I hope this helps.

If you have more questions, just reply. :)
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 years ago.
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