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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Treatment

Get UTI treatment online by speaking to a board-certified online doctor, securely from your phone or computer. Antibiotics are commonly prescribed to get rid of UTIs and are extremely effective. A UTI prescription is often necessary to clear the infection before it spreads. Our doctors can prescribe antibiotics for UTI treatment and write refills on existing medications. While antibiotics do not provide instant UTI relief, you can expect your symptoms to improve in as little as 2 hours. Get rid of your UTI fast by talking to a doctor now.

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During your same-day video consultation, the online doctor at PlushCare will diagnose your UTI based on your symptoms, medical history, and the length of infection. They will prescribe you an appropriate UTI treatment plan, including any necessary UTI antibiotics online. You can check in with your doctor and care team throughout the course of your treatment.

How to Get Rid of a UTI

You can get rid of a UTI by seeing an online doctor at PlushCare. Our doctors commonly prescribe antibiotics for UTI treatment online and can recommend safe at-home UTI treatment remedies in addition to your prescription.


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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the symptoms of a UTI?

Symptoms of a UTI may include:


  • Dark, cloudy urine that may appear red or pink from blood
  • Painful or burning urination
  • Urgent and frequent need to urinate
  • Small amount of urine when you do go to the bathroom
  • Urine that smells bad
  • Mild fever that stays under 101° F
  • Chills and malaise
  • Pain in the lower abdomen and pressure in the pelvis

How do you get a UTI?

You get a UTI when bacteria enter the urinary tract. The most common bacteria to cause a UTI is E Coli. Infection can happen due to wiping incorrectly and bringing fecal matter into the urinary tract. Urinary tract infections can also be contracted during sex, which is why it is recommended to pee after intercourse to flush out the urinary tract.

How to get rid of a UTI fast

You may be wondering how to fix a UTI. While there is no direct way to get fast UTI relief, patients are often prescribed antibiotics to treat their UTI. Antibiotics can help get rid of UTI in several days. Some people might consider trying home remedies as another way to get rid of a UTI fast.

Can you get UTI treatment online?

Yes, you can get treatment for a urinary tract infection online. After booking an appointment through the PlushCare app or website, a board-certified UTI online doctor at PlushCare can review your symptoms and medical history in order to provide a diagnosis. Your doctor can determine your UTI treatment plan, which may include a UTI prescription for antibiotics.

Can you get a UTI prescription online?

Yes, you can get an online UTI prescription after a virtual consultation with a licensed doctor. A board-certified physician at PlushCare can recommend a UTI prescription online after diagnosing a UTI through an online doctor’s appointment. Your prescription is then electronically sent to a pharmacy of your choice for you to pick up at your convenience.

What are the best antibiotics for a UTI?

The best antibiotics for a UTI will depend on your doctor’s diagnosis. Several of the most commonly prescribed antibiotics for a urinary tract infection include:

  • Fosfomycin (Monurol)
  • Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (including Bactrim and Septra)
  • Nitrofurantoin (Macrodantin, Macrobid)
  • Cephalexin (Keflex)

How long does it take antibiotics to start working for UTI treatment?

UTI antibiotics are fast-acting, and some people may feel symptom relief in a matter of hours. Typically, you should start to feel better within 48 hours of starting your UTI prescription. If your symptoms get worse or do not improve within 48 hours it is likely you are not suffering from a bacterial infection. You should talk to your prescribing doctor for follow up treatment.

How long will I need to take antibiotics for a UTI?

The length of antibiotic treatment for UTI and the dosage will depend on the severity of your infection. Typically, antibiotics for a UTI are prescribed for 3 to 5 days. Speak with a doctor in order to determine the duration of your UTI prescription treatment.

Can I get UTI antibiotics online?

Yes, you can get antibiotics prescribed online for UTI treatment. You can get UTI antibiotics online through PlushCare. The doctor will diagnose your condition and prescribe the appropriate treatment during your online consultation, which may include an online UTI prescription for antibiotics.

How to get antibiotics online without seeing a doctor

You can avoid the doctor’s office by getting UTI treatment online instead. An online doctor can diagnose and treat your UTI from the comfort of your home. They will likely prescribe antibiotics for your UTI online and schedule a follow up appointment to ensure the treatment plan works. In some cases, an online doctor for UTI may refer you to a lab for testing before writing your UTI prescription.

Can a UTI go away on its own?

While antibiotics are often prescribed as a UTI treatment, an uncomplicated UTI may go away on its own. For UTI treatment without antibiotics, some patients might consider trying UTI home remedies, though their effectiveness may vary. Overall, it is often challenging to get rid of a UTI without antibiotics.

UTI treatment without antibiotics

UTI treatment without antibiotics may include trying natural home remedies, such as:

  • Drinking water and staying hydrated to help flush bacteria from the urinary tract
  • Drinking unsweetened cranberry juice
  • Taking probiotics, which may help treat and prevent UTIs
  • Taking vitamin C, which increases the acidity of urine and may help kill bacteria

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