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Dearborn, MI
A 34-year-old male asked:

Went to hospital for blood in urine. diangosis hematuri dr sent me home on 4 pills azithromycin 250mg. 20 doxyc 100mg. 21 flagyl 500 mg. why all these meds?

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Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
Unclear: This is an unorthodox empiric treatment for hematuria. We try to tailor antibiotic therapy to urine culture results. Ask the prescribing physician if this antibiotic choice was based on culture results.

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