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My husband got chills (97 degrees) today. He took 2 doses of

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My husband got chills (97 degrees) today. He took 2 doses of nitrofurantoin mono 100mg to fight a bladder infection yesterday. Should he increase the dose. Should I be concerned that the antibiotic is not working?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 1 year ago.

Did he have a urine culture done by the doctor to identify what bacteria is causing the infection? Did The culture shows that they nitrofurantoin is the appropriate antibiotic for the infection?