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How to treat a uti

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How to treat a uti
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.


The correct antibiotic is used to treat a urinary track infection.

Is that your question?

Cipro and bactrim are most often used, but there is resistance growing to these drugs.

So, a urinalysis and culture with bacterial sensitivity is the best way to decide on an antibiotic.

Third generation cephalosporins do not have such resistance at this point.

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