Natural treatments for urinary tract infections include cranberries, vitamin C and D-mannose, according to Newport Natural Health. While antibiotics cure UTIs by killing the bacteria causing the infection, natural remedi... More »

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Mayo Clinic recommends treating a urinary tract infection at home by drinking plenty of water and avoiding coffee, alcohol and soda until the infection is cleared. Applying a warm pad to the abdomen can also help treat p... More »

In order to cure a urinary tract infection, a patient is prescribed antibiotics by a medical professional, but it is possible to treat symptoms at home by increasing water intake, taking a pain-reliever and avoiding irri... More »

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There are studies showing that cranberries reduce the recurrence of urinary tract infections in some cases, but there is no evidence that they effectively treat existing UTIs, according to WebMD. Official medical organiz... More »

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Some common antibiotics used to treat urinary tract infections include sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim, amoxicillin, nitrofurantoin, ampicillin, ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin, according to Mayo Clinic. The doctor will cho... More »

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Beneficial substances in cranberry juice help fight urinary tract infections by preventing E. coli bacteria from bonding to other bacteria found in the urinary tract, according to WebMD. Without the ability to bond to ot... More »

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An infection of Klebsiella bacteria remains responsible for a relatively small percentage of urinary tract infections after E. coli and Staphylococcus saprophyticus, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center... More »