Urinary Tract Infection Early Pregnancy
tract infection early pregnancy occurs due to the infection on the urinary
tract. Urinary tract infection is very common among pregnant women.
Pregnant women get infected during the second month of pregnancy to the tenth month of pregnancy. Hence pregnant women should be very careful to the safety of the mother and the fetus.
During the pregnancy period, the growth of the fetus inside the uterus can block the urine coming out of the bladder thus causing the infection.
Symptoms of urinary tract infection during pregnancy are having burning sensation while passing urine, blood or pus coming out with the urine, any foul odor in the urine.
Pain the urethras, pain in the kidneys, pain in the abdominal area just below the ribs and above the waist, feeling pain while having sex, fever, nausea, chills, vomit are the symptoms of urinary tract infection.
It is always recommended to consult a physician on noticing the symptoms at the earliest to avoid complication of treatment at a later stage.
Physicians will diagnose the exact bacteria which is causing the infection by taking urine sample from the infected pregnant woman and culturing it.
Antibiotics are effective in the treatment of urinary tract infection, .to name a few are beta-carotene and capsules rich in vitamin C. Drink a lot of water and fruit juices. Cranberry juice is effective in the treatment of urinary tract infection. While passing out urine, empty the bladder completely.
period, wear only loose garments. In the pregnancy there is increased
plasma volume and hormone, hence wear only loose cotton garments.By taking
the above precautions and safety measures, urinary tract infection pregnancy
can be avoided.