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If a patient has a urinary tract infection and running a slight

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If a patient has a urinary tract infection and running a slight fever, can a sulfa based antibiotic help with the treatment
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Sulfa based antibiotic like Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole combination are often used to treat urinary tract infection.

However, it should be confirmed by contacting your doctor before starting any antibiotic.

I hope this information will be helpful.

Please ask if you need any clarification.

Best wishes.