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Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Assessment/Plan
Uncomplicated UTI Patient education: ***instructed to force fluids/take medicine until it is gone/if the symptoms continue at the end of the course of medicine, come in/If the symptoms worsen, an appointment must be made for evaluation/urinate frequently, and avoid retaining your urine for a long time when you feel the urge to void/wipe from front to back after a bowel movement/take showers rather than tub baths/empty your bladder after intercourse and drink a full glass of water to help flush bacteria*** Medications: Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim DS) one orally twice daily for 3 days/Nitrofurantoin (Macrobid) one orally twice daily for 5 days/Fosfomycin (Monurol) 3 grams for one dose
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posted by: Mark Morgan, M.D.
post/review dates: April 1, 2010; September 1, 2015
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