Patient Comments: Kidney Pain - Treatment

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What treatments were effective for your case of kidney pain? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Judy, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: September 05

I need help. I went and got my blood tests back and the doctor wants me to see a kidney specialist and take an ultrasound. I urinate 10 times a night so how am I going to hold in 24 ounces of water for the test! I'm in a lot of pain, especially today, in my stomach and back, but I took a Tylenol and my Ativan to calm my nerves. I also take a Percocet in the morning for the pain. I want to go to the hospital but I'm afraid if I have kidney surgery I'll die. I'm a 69 year old female with panic attacks and arthritis.

Comment from: Sunny, 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: May 20

I am on antibiotics and pain drugs for kidney pain.

Comment from: Simpson , 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: April 24

I have been feeling serious kidney pain for the past year now on my right side. From previous tests, it was kidney infection but the past three days now the pain is getting worse.

Comment from: Firzah, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: December 11

I have had kidney pain last two days. The doctor give me medicines but still no pain relief.

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