Posted by: Anne | 2012/02/13

Bladder Infection

Dear Dr. Anrich

Is it possible for ones blood pressure to go up to 180/90 when one has a bladder infection? Normally its about 130/75

Will taking only citric soda clear the infection or do I have to go to the doctor. There is no burning only pain in the abdomen and urgency to urinate and feeling very tired and not well.
I had the same symptoms a year ago also after swimming in the public pools like now and the doctor gave me one sachet to put into water and it cleared up instantly but unfortunately I cant remember the name of the meds.
Appreciate your help thank you

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Yes, it is possible for your blood pressure to increase, due to the infection. You should consult your doctor for a course of antibiotics as soon as possible or a single dose of Urizone sachets.


Dr Anrich

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