Surely at least once in life you have experienced a burning sensation when urinating or weight and pressure in the bladder. When these symptoms occur, most probably it is urinary infection.
It is very common complaint that occurs when microorganisms that normally live in the urogenital tract and intestines, coming into the bladder. More than 90% of all urinary tract infections are caused by the bacterium Escherichia coli, which is found naturally in your intestines.
Urinary infections often affect women, for which there’s an explanation. Undesirable bacteria easily enter into the female bladder due to shorter urinary channel.
Infection usually occurs in girls who had just started a sexual relationship and with women in menopause. Symptoms of urinary infection are sense of pressure in the bladder during urination tingling, turbid urine and blood in it, fever and pain in the lower abdomen.
If you have these symptoms, start as soon as possible to treat, because a longer delay can lead to bacteria entering the kidneys and cause major complications. Sodium bicarbonate is an excellent remedy with alkaline properties, which can neutralize the acidity of the urine and thus helps with bacterial infections of the urinary tract.
In 2.5 deciliters water add 1 tablespoon of baking soda and stir well. Drink a glass, and it is best to do in mornings. But do not use it continuously for more than one week. Its use is not recommended for those who have to watch the intake of salt, because sodium bicarbonate contains a lot of sodium.