Doctor insights on:
E Coli Symptoms And Treatment
90 year old woman has another UTI with e coli (4th since hospitalization 7 mo ago). Resistant or recurrent? Need treatment every time if no symptoms?
Escherichia coli is a type of bacteria that normally lives in the intestines of humans and animals. Most forms of the bacteria are harmless, but some strains may cause severe abdominal cramps, bloody diarrhea, and vomiting. Most cases of infection are caused by contaminated raw vegetables ...Read more
I had reoccurrent uti 5 years ago. it came back a month ago, pos for resistnt e.coli strain. got the treatment. Now 2 weeks later - symptoms in the AM?
My mother's urine culture shows e coli count as >100000. Buy she is not showing any symptoms. Should she go for antibiotic treatment?
Yes: she should 100k is pretty highGet a more detailed answer ›
What is the sptoms of UTI in one year old baby what is the treatment if culture shows e coli urine collected in a container and was send?
Nonspecific: Uti in that age range may present with any combination of: fever, foul urine, poor appetite, stomachache, vomiting, irritability, painful urination or diarrhea --> many things may point toward the uti, or it may just be fever and irritability. Bactrim or a cephalosporin may be a reasonable antibiotic choice, but this may be adjusted based on culture sensitivities or previous antibiotic exposure. ...Read more
Pls check dis out hvs test . Culture after 37'c yielded moderate growth e.Coli. Pls is this bad suggest a treatment.
May need Rx: Mod growth of e coli if connected to symptoms could be sign of infection. ...Read more
Call your doc: U need antibiotics and if u know u have e-coli , then a sensitivity should have been done by your doc so u know which med to use. ...Read more
Your guidance would be much appreciated – is Moxypen suitable to for treatment of excessive bowel bacteria eg e.coli and others? If not what would you
No: Moxypen is a brand name for amoxicillin. It is normal to have E. coli and other bacteria in the colon. In this short question, you have not indicated any symptoms which make you feel like you may have excessive bacteria in the colon. I would not take any antibiotics for this unless you are seen by a physician who has recommended it. Sometimes antibiotics can make bowel problems worse. Good luck. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What is the cause and treatment of e coli sepsis?
- Signs and symptoms of e coli
- What is e coli and symptoms?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Tonsil stones symptoms and treatment
- Epigastric hernia symptoms and treatment
- Gliosis symptoms and treatment
- E coli and beeg recall
- Talk to a infectious disease specialist online