Acute Diverticulitis

Acute Diverticulitis

CKS

Evidence on the use of antibiotics for the treatment of uncomplicated diverticulitis is sparse, of low quality, and conflicting. Generally, there is little evidence mandating the use of antibiotics in uncomplicated diverticulitis.

Co-amoxiclav

625mg TDS

7 days

Penicillin Allergy: Ciprofloxacin

500mg BD

7 days

AND Metronidazole

400mg TDS

7 days