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Does Trimethoprim cause one to urinate frequently?

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Does Trimethoprim cause one to urinate frequently?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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usually a bladder infection can cause frequent urination.

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or anxiety can cause frequent urination.

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or overactive bladder syndrome or overactive bladder muscles can cause frequent urination.

Dr. David :

are you taking the trimehtoprim for a bladder infection?

Customer:

I am taking Trimethoprim for a UTI and i have been more frequent, i started taking yday and i went to the toilet at night like 4 times

Dr. David :

that is fine.

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make sure you drink lots of water and keep flushing out your bladder.

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to get rid of this UTI.

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Trimethoprim antibitoics can cause you to urinate a bit more frequently.

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but that is ok as your body is trying to get rid of this infection.

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are you making sure you are drinking lots of water?

Customer:

Yes

Customer:

Maybe should drink more

Customer:

lol

Customer:

ok thanks

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