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what is the recommended dosage of Megatrim DS for urinary tract

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what is the recommended dosage of Megatrim DS for urinary tract infections
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Vakul Aren replied 7 years ago.
Hello.The recommended dose in urinary tract infection in uncomplicated UTI is one tablet BID for 7-14 days.Longer periods may be used in persistent some cases after a curative course,the drug may be used in lower doses for prevention of recurrence for upto 4-12 weeks.Short courses of one tablet BID for 3-5 days are also being used by some clinicians in areas where the resistance of the bacteria to the drug is low.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
What does BID mean
Expert:  Vakul Aren replied 7 years ago.
BID means twice a day.
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