Treating Uncomplicated Cystitis

Kiran Panesar, BPharmS (Hons), MRPharmS, RPh, CPh


US Pharmacist. 2013;38(8):34-37. 

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Despite the range of antimicrobials available to manage UTIs, their incidence and recurrence rates still remain high. Effective management is further complicated by the fact that the causative uropathogenic organisms continue to develop resistance to antimicrobials. Pharmacists play an important role in counseling patients on the correct use of their prescribed medications and discussing various strategies to prevent recurrence of cystitis.