Resource Center for UTI Sufferers

Welcome to Understanding UTIs2022-04-23T13:37:53-04:00

The Six Stages of Urinary Tract Infections

Antibiotics Resistance Has Now Become A Crisis As you probably know by now, antibiotics are less and less effective in treating a UTI.  It used to be that one course of antibiotics taken over a [...]

Testing For UTIs: What’s The Latest News?

The evolution of testing for urinary tract infections continues, with mixed results.  There are currently three types of tests available. I. Dipstick Tests Which Identify If UTI Bacteria Are Present A urine sample is collected [...]

New FDA Warning About Certain Antibiotics

On July 15th, the FDA issued a warning that Cipro (and other drugs) should not be prescribed for urinary tract infections unless there are no other options. The FDA’s new “black box” warnings apply to fluoroquinolone [...]

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