Inpharma Weekly

, Volume 1088, Issue 1, pp 3–3 | Cite as

New tricks with old drugs for UTIs

  • Robert Carlson
Newsletter Article


Rational prescribing of antimicrobial agents for urinary tract infections (UTIs) was encouraged at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association [ New Orleans, US; April, 1997 ]. The use of currently available, older, antibiotics may reverse the trend towards antibiotic resistance that has occurred as a result of either inappropriate use or overuse of newer drugs.


Fluconazole Fluoroquinolones Liposomal Amphotericin Rational Prescribe American Urologic Association 

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