UTI

First Line

until 34 weeks 

Nitrofurnatoin MR 100mg bd PO

after 14 weeks

Trimethoprim 200mg bd PO

 

2nd line:  Cefalexin 500mg bd PO

 

If severe

Co-amoxiclav 1.2g tds IV +/- Gentamicin IV as per protocol

Penicillin Allergy

until 34 weeks 

Nitrofurnatoin MR 100mg bd PO

after 14 weeks

Trimethoprim 200mg bd PO

If severe

Vancomycin IV + Gentamicin IV as per protocol

Notes

Send urine +/- blood cultures in severe infection

 

Check previous microbiology result

 

Review antimicrobial therapy and rationalise when results available