Acute prostatitis is a kind of prostatitis. Its main symptoms are fever, limb fatigue, general malaise, cold, dysuria, frequency of urination, retention of urine, swelling and pain of prostate, which often bring serious physical and mental threats to patients. So, how to treat acute prostatitis? Below, the editor will introduce three major treatment methods for acute prostatitis.
1、 Routine therapy for acute prostatitis
When acute prostatitis attacks, you should try to stay in bed for a few days and rest until the symptoms begin to improve before you can get out of bed and move. Patients with acute prostatitis need to be well hydrated every day. Do not smoke or drink alcohol, and try to avoid eating spicy and stimulating food.
Patients with acute prostatitis should do a good job in nursing and hygiene. They can either apply hot compress to the perineum or use hot water for sitz baths. They should also avoid sexual activity as much as possible to avoid worsening their condition.
2、 Pharmacotherapy for acute prostatitis
Patients with acute prostatitis can be treated with medication. The most commonly used medication is the use of antibiotics. Patients can be treated with antibiotic injections or oral antibiotics. When symptoms are severe, antibiotics can be injected. When symptoms are not obvious, oral antibiotics can be used.
3、 Treatment of Acute Prostatitis with Traditional Chinese Medicine
Patients with acute prostatitis can be treated with traditional Chinese medicine. There are two main types of traditional Chinese medicine therapy, one is traditional Chinese medicine therapy, the other is acupuncture and moxibustion therapy, which is mainly aimed at acupuncture and moxibustion points. "These two methods can also be used in combination, and the effect is relatively good. However, the treatment time is relatively long, and it needs to be persisted for a period of time before treatment can be carried out.".