Although there is no set way to prevent UTIs such as Cystitis from occurring. There are certain ways to reduce the chances, including:

  • Avoiding constipation
  • Drinking plenty of fluids
  • Go to the toilet as soon as you feel to urinate
  • Wiping from front to back after going to the toilet
  • Emptying your bladder after sex
  • Practice good hygiene by washing your genitals every day and before having sex

Although all of our content is written and reviewed by healthcare professionals, it should not be substituted for or used as medical advice. If you have any questions about your health, please speak to your doctor.

Authored Dec 21, 2017 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Apr 01, 2021 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm