Acute Pyelonephritis

Acute Pyelonephritis clinical features Oct2019 imageSafe Prescribing (visit the safe prescribing page)

Comments from Expert Advisory Committee

  • Send MSU for culture. RCT showed 7 days ciprofloxacin is as good as 14 days co-trimoxazole. A-
  • If no response within 24 hours admit


Acute Pyelonephritis treatment oct 24019

Patient Information

Visit HPSC Information Leaflets pages for the General Public, (MRSA, CRE, etc)

We recommend patients use the website developed by HSE/ICGP/IPU partnership for tips on how to get better from common infections without using antibiotics, what you can do for yourself or a loved one and when to seek help.

Reviewed October 2019

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