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    I sent in for a urine sample like this when I was...

    I sent in for a urine sample like this when I was somewhat symptomatic but not full-blown UTI symptoms. Of course it came back positive and they put me on macrobid which I picked up today. Since...
  2. I want to try and avoid having to use laxatives...

    I want to try and avoid having to use laxatives if at all possible on a regular basis at least. I have thought of using those but have never tried any. I used to lay on my side but find it painful...
  3. BM taking longer with no changes of any kind

    I am a C4 C5 complete quadriplegic 15 years post injury. I have noticed my bowel movement has taken longer and longer in the past few weeks. I typically sit on a commode chair and am given a Magic...
  4. Any other power wheelchair besides permobil?

    I am now needing to get a brand new power wheelchair with tilt, recline, and elevating leg rest. I don't like the look of permobil but it seems everyone is pushing me towards it. I have had a quickie...
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    Front, mid, and rear wheel drive

    I have been in a quickie S Series recline, tilt, and elevating leg rest chair since 2004. I have only been and two chairs and they were the same. Well, my Motors are going bad and I need to get a new...
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    My urologist doesn't mind me bringing in urine...

    My urologist doesn't mind me bringing in urine samples and will not put me on antibiotics until a culture and sensitivity test is done but to try to avoid antibiotic resistance he always encourages...
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    I am still getting chills, increased spasticity/...

    I am still getting chills, increased spasticity/ twitching, and increased nerve pain but I feel like it is something I could live with. My urine is relatively clear except for some floaties and maybe...
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    My symptoms started on Wednesday so I might wait...

    My symptoms started on Wednesday so I might wait till Monday to bring in a sample just to see if anything clears up. So uroquid is no good for me but d-mannose is? Ecoli is the reason for a lot of...
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    Okay I do think I have a legitimate UTI because I...

    Okay I do think I have a legitimate UTI because I am getting intense chills and my urine has gotten cloudy but I do not want to send it for a culture just yet. I am drinking more now and started...
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    Thank you

    Thank you
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    Oh, I often have wondered why my power wheelchair...

    Oh, I often have wondered why my power wheelchair did not go back further in tilt to provide even more relief.
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    I take 10 milligrams Ditropan XL once in the...

    I take 10 milligrams Ditropan XL once in the morning and one at night. I do not like take anything else butt this because it prevents me from sweating which is a weird side effect
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    After flushing with Renacidin this morning my...

    After flushing with Renacidin this morning my symptoms have alleviated. I am still getting some chills but they are more external than internal. Some may know what I'm talking about but when I am...
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    I have an indwelling catheter a suprapubic. I'm...

    I have an indwelling catheter a suprapubic. I'm only sending a sample when I am getting chills and my spasticity goes up. I have never ran a fever and I'm wondering if I physically can. It seems like...
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    Antibiotic-resistant UTI

    I have been having some reoccuring UTIs. It seems like just as soon as I get on an antibiotic I get another UTI while being treated. The one they are treating now is only sensitive to Rocephin and I...
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    Antibiotic Shot vs. Pills

    Okay, Antibiotic Shot vs. Pills, which one is more affective. My urologist is having me get a shot tomorrow for a uti.
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    Is it common for someone to have newly nerve pain...

    Is it common for someone to have newly nerve pain sensation in an area where a pressure wound has healed over?
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    Regenerating nerves from pressure ulcer?

    So I had that pressure ulcer under my ichial bone on my left buttocks that has been healed for about two and a half months. I started having sharp nerve pains in my leg when that area was touched but...
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    No I don't think anything else is going on. I...

    No I don't think anything else is going on. I don't have symptoms of a UTI and my bowel program is doing just fine. I have been told by more than one person not to use the donut but I just used it...
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    Pressure ulcer / nerve pain

    I have a pressure ulcer that has been closed up for about 2 months now. The pressure ulcer was on my bottom where I would sit on my butt bone. A little after it first started I started having nerve...
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    What is the best number of recommended times to...

    What is the best number of recommended times to do a bowel program a week? I have always been mine three times a week such as Monday Wednesday and Saturday. When I started using magic bullet...
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    My pressure ulcer has finally healed over and I'm...

    My pressure ulcer has finally healed over and I'm now sitting on an air cushion which i think is helping. I started having throbbing nerve pain in my leg when my pressure ulcer first started. Now...
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    Thank you all. I'm going to be pressure mapiped...

    Thank you all. I'm going to be pressure mapiped at the college here in the physical therapy department with the gel cushion I have and air.
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    Thank you. I have spoken to a PT that I know and...

    Thank you. I have spoken to a PT that I know and she recommends a high profile ROHO cushion. She has offered to do pressure mapping as well on me after I get on the cushion.
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    Cushion after pressure ulcer

    I have used a deep Contour gel cushion for 10 years and it has prevented pressure ulcers. I recently got a pressure ulcer and am having trouble getting rid of it. It was healed completely then it...
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