The Mayo Clinic does not list a delayed period as a symptom of a urinary tract infection. Likewise, WebMD does not list a urinary tract infection as a cause of a delayed or missed period.Know More
WebMD states that a change in physical or emotional stress can cause a missed or delayed period, so if a woman's body is under stress, it would not be uncommon for a period to be delayed. However, typically speaking, a delayed period is not a common symptom of a urinary tract infection.
Common symptoms of a urinary tract infection listed by the Mayo Clinic include: a strong, persistent urge to urinate; a burning sensation when urinating; urine that appears cloudy; passing frequent, small amounts of urine; strong-smelling urine; pelvic pain in women, and rectal pain in men.Learn more about Menstruation
AZO Urinary Pain Relief is an over-the-counter medication that relieves the symptoms of a urinary tract infection but does not heal the infection; treating the infection requires a prescription antibiotic, according to WebMD. It contains phenazopyridine, a pain-relieving dye that soothes the lining of the urinary tract.Full Answer >
E. coli in the urinary tract is a common type of urinary tract infection, or UTI, and doctors generally treat this infection with one of a wide variety of antibiotics. However, some strains of E. coli are resistant to most antibiotics and require specific treatments such as fosfomycin and nitrofurantoin, according to Everyday Health. Doctors may also prescribe an analgesic that numbs the bladder and urethra. If left untreated, UTIs can lead to kidney infection and damage, warns Mayo Clinic.Full Answer >
A urinary tract infection can occur in both male and female dogs and is an infection that makes dogs feel lethargic and causes incessant urination, possible backaches and fevers, pain when urinating and even bloody urine, reports the Modern Dog Magazine. The infection itself can be caused from bladder infections, cancer, stones or crystals in the urinary area, stress, trauma, prostrate disease and congenital abnormality, according to WebMD.Full Answer >
A urinary tract infection, or UTI, is typically treated with antibiotics, according to Mayo Clinic. Which antibiotic is used and for what duration depends on the bacterium causing the UTI and other factors.Full Answer >