Read our cookies policy to find out more about cookies and how we use them.
Choose which cookies we use
Coronavirus: advice to stop the spread. Extra restrictions are in place for Dublin
COVID-19 is a viral infection.Antivirals or agents with antiviral properties for COVID-19 should not be prescribed for treatment or prophylaxis in the community, unless as part of a clinical trial.Secondary bacterial infection appears uncommon in COVID-19 patients.
This guideline refers to symptomatic culture-proven recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI)It covers non antimicrobial measures, antibiotic prophylaxis. It is important to remember that recurrent or persistent lower urinary tract symptoms are not always due to recurrent UTI. Other conditions such as STI, postmenopausal atrophic vaginitis and dermatological conditions often cause similar symptoms.Antimicrobial prophylaxis should be reviewed after 3-6 months with a view to stopping