How To Get Rid Of Epididymitis?

Date:2016-10-31 click:

Epididymitisis a common disease in young adults. When the body immunity decreases, pathogenic bacteria such as e. coli, staphylococcus aureus, streptococcus will seize the opportunity to get into the vas deferens and cause epididymitis by retrograde intrusion.

This infection can be classified into acute and chronic epididymitis. If left untreated or the treatment is not radical, it can induce other complications like chronic prostatitis and seminal vesiculitis. These diseases can severely affect male patients’ life quality. Then, how to get rid of epididymitis? Here are treatments for epididymitis.  
 
Western medicine for epididymitis  
 
1.Treatment for acute epididymitis.  
 
1.1 Conventional treatment

Patients should have a good rest in bed and a scrotal support can be used to relieve the symptoms. If the pain is severe, painkillers are needed. Local thermal therapy can also alleviate the symptoms and promote the elimination of inflammation. However, taking this therapy at the early stage will aggravate the pain and has the risk of infection diffusion. Thus, patients should use cold compress to relieve the pain. It’s necessary to avoid sexual life and manual labor in case of worsening the symptoms.      
 
1.2 Antibiotic treatment

Generally speaking, Antibiotics are efficient on curing acute prostatitis. After having intravenous drugs for 1 to 2 weeks, patients should oral antibiotics fir 2 to 4 weeks to prevent the infection develops into chronic epididymitis. 
 

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