Trimethoprim reduced dysuria in women with symptoms of urinary tract infection but negative urine dipstick test results: COMMENTARY
- 4 Bladder Questions. Crain, Esther // Cosmopolitan;Oct2005, Vol. 239 Issue 4, p260
This article presents some frequently asked questions and their answers related to urinary tract infections (UTI). It is informed that the two main symptoms of UTI are burning sensation while urinating and the constant urge to urinate. It is also informed that about 20 percent of women are prone...
- When are empiric antibiotics appropriate for urinary tract infection symptoms? DeAlleaume, Lauren; Tweed, Elizabeth M.; Bonacci, Robert // Journal of Family Practice;Apr2006, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p338
The article presents a response to the inquiry about when empiric antibiotics can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) symptoms. Because no urinalysis result would significantly alter the high likelihood of UTI for healthy, nonpregnant women presenting with the triad of frequency,...
- Urinary Tract Infection in Women: Diagnosis and Treatment. Johnson, James R.; Stamm, Walter E. // Annals of Internal Medicine;12/1/89, Vol. 111 Issue 11, p906
Examines the prevalence of acute urinary tract infection in women. Clinical syndrome associated with acute infections of the urinary tract; Diagnosis of the infection; Information on antimicrobial agents for urinary tract infection.
- Versatile Cranberry Promotes Urinary Tract Health. Torkos, Sherry // Total Health;Apr/May2004, Vol. 26 Issue 2, special section p18
Discusses the use of cranberry for the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTI) caused by the bacteria Escherichia coli. Symptoms of UTI; Reasons for the frequency of UTI in women than in men; Disadvantages of using antibiotics for the treatment of UTI; Effect of cranberry on the adherence...
- SIGN guide calls for caution on antibiotics in UTI. // GP: General Practitioner;8/18/2006, p7
The article presents information on the guidelines over the treatment of urinary tract infections in adults. The guidelines have been issued by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network of Scotland. According to the guidelines, one should be cautious when giving antibiotics to treat...
- Urinary Tract Infections. Vale-Cruz, Dustin // Pediatrics for Parents;2006, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p4
The article presents information related to the causes, symptoms and treatment for urinary tract infections (UTIs). Bacterial infection within the tract causes a UTI. Usually, pain and inflammation is followed by irritation of the linning of urethra, bladder, kidneys and ureters when a UTI is...
- Emergence of Multidrug Resistant Extended-Spectrum Î²-Lactamase Producing Eshcherichia coli Associated With Urinary Tract Infections in Bangladesh. Mowla, Rumana; Imam, K. M. Al-Hasan; Asaduzzaman, Muhammad; Nasrin, Nishat; Raihan, Sheikh Zahir; Chowdhury, A. K. Azad // Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacy;Dec2011-Feb2012, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p225
The incidence of infections due to extended-spectrum Î²-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli has been i ncreased dramatically in recent years. Treatment is difficult because of frequent multidrug resistance. To identify the sensitivity of commonly used antibiotics, 36 ESBL producing E....
- Antibiotics and Urinary Infections: Too Much Too Often? Nick, Gina L. // Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients;Nov2005, Issue 268, p111
Presents information regarding Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) in the U. S. Incidence of women to infections; Natural medicines for the prevention and treatment of UTI; Antibiotics for treating the most common pathogens for urinary infection.
- Furadantin. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p259
The article presents information on furadantin. The drug is a proprietary, prescription-only preparation of the antibacterial nitrofurantoin. It can be used to treat urinary tract infections, and is available as tablets.