if have a uti what antibiotic should i take?
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Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Antibiotic: To be sure of which antibiotic (A) to take, you need to have your urine cultured. This will tell you the bacterium that is causing your UTI and antibiotics can effectively treat it.You can start a broad spectrum A at first and if the bacterium is resistant to it, it can be switched to one that is effective in treating it. Good luck.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
What are the options for a UTI that is antibiotic resistant?
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Nephrology and Dialysis 9 years experience
Several options: Consultation with infectious diseases specialist is advisable.
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Last updated Dec 24, 2014
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