5 doctors weighed in:
What are some antibiotics for a urinary tract infection?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Raj Singh
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
3 doctors agree
In brief: Ciprofloxacin,
In brief: Ciprofloxacin,
Nitrofurantoin, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) are commonly used.
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh
Thank
1 comment
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
good answer.
Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
In brief: Following
Trimethoprim/sulfa (bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) or septra), Nitrofurantoin macrocrystals (macrodantin or macrobid), Ciprofloxacin (cipro) + Amoxicillin with clavulanate are all first line antibiotics.
Gentamicin, ceftriaxone, vancomycin + imipenem amongst others for utis resistant to first line antibiotics, depending on species and resistances.

In brief: Following
Trimethoprim/sulfa (bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) or septra), Nitrofurantoin macrocrystals (macrodantin or macrobid), Ciprofloxacin (cipro) + Amoxicillin with clavulanate are all first line antibiotics.
Gentamicin, ceftriaxone, vancomycin + imipenem amongst others for utis resistant to first line antibiotics, depending on species and resistances.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors