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Having body pain after taking ceftum 500 bd for UTI

hi dr. my father of age 55 having fever and body pains for last 5 days also having headache after blood and urine test sugar was detected in urine and doctor said he having uti so he prescribed ceftum 500 bd but after taking 2 days he still having body pains and sometimes fever and he is feeling very cold sometime...what to do
Asked On : Fri, 14 Jan 2011
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Hi. Welcome to Healthcaremagic

He might need antibiotics for 5-10 days. Once the infection resolves the fever subsides.

You said sugar was detected in urine. Is the blood sugar normal? How much is it? Get the HBA1C and cholesterol profile.

Regards, Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Fri, 14 Jan 2011
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