This patient support community is for discussions relating to urology issues, benign prostate disease, penis curvature, cystisis, pediatric urology, prostate, sexual dysfunction and urological cancers.
How are you? Aside from the stream problem, what other symptoms are present? Can you elaborate on the largeness of the urine stream? This could indeed be due to prostate issues such as prostatitis as well as other urological conditions like infection or inflammation. Prostatitis or inflammation of the prostate gland that can cause urinary frequency, urgency, and pain. With regards to the numbness in your palms and feet, this could be due to peripheral neuropathy which can be associated with medical conditions such as diabetes and nerve issues. If it persists, you may need to have this checked by your doctor for proper evaluation. Additional diagnostic tests may need to be done. Take care and do keep us posted.
isn't doxycycline a better drug for prostatitis and UTIs? I've tried cipro for 3 days then 7 days but it didn't cure the shooting pain and discomfort in my pelvis. the doc seemed to think my prostate was enlarged and prescribed then didn't send in the script for flow max
I'm back on cipro but not hopeful that it will work and think I need doxy
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