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Amikacin dosing for uti

Premium Questions

Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Hi Doctor, my wife is 22weeks pregnant. today we got urine culture report: Culture and Sensitivity - FINAL REPORT Culture report: Organism: Escherichia coli Colony count: 105CFU/ML could you please help me on this. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

kid is on mikcin injection for UTI. Can we continue seraflo, asthalin , montelukast? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Hari Charan Perigela MD

My wife is suspected of acute UTI and was prescribed Norflox pending urine routine/microscopic and culture/sensitivity tests. The results now show she is sensitive to only Amikacin, Ertapenem , Imipenem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   E Venkata Ramana MD

doses we had gone for a 2nd opinion. the new doctor advised us to stop amikacin and give advent drops ...my 11 month old daughter was prescribed amikacin injection for 5 days by our paed. she was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. E Venkata Ramana ( Pediatrician)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

I have been suffering from uti since 4 months tried every antibiotic cipro levofloxacin . Martifur ... lower back pain . Now my doctor has prescribed amikacin injection .for 5 days....500 ml 2 times and 1 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

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Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

Hello Doctor, I am 28 yrs old female, having UTI. Amicacin was prescribed to me, but it causes me excess weakness and other problem. E.coli is found in urine culture Plz. Advice oral medicine which can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

got uti infection ,a doctor has given amikacin iv and ofloxacin tab. nw i am consultaing d another doctor she told me that amikacin may be cross placenta and teratogenesis may be occured ,nw what i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

hello, i am suffering with recurrent UTi problem for last 7 months most of the medicines fails after a few doses i have already done my urine culture 3 times, according to that i used to taken ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ravisankar Reddy Janga MD

good day doctor, I am 29 yr old female.I am suffering from a UTI which is a reoccurence after5 ... to take Amikacin for 5 days but due to certain conditions i was unable to take it. at present i am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ravisankar Reddy Janga ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Dear Doctor, I have UTI ans anal fisure and skin rash daily at different places on body and continuously on neck , the UTI is still with me more than a month, used cipro intially and Amikacin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Amikacin is Pregnancy Category D - Positive evidence of risk. Should be avoided if other drugs can treat the UTI

Dr. V. Sasanka MD

Hi, I wish I had details as to clinical condition depending on which we usually advise the treatment. A patient who is ambulant, not very ill can be managed by 'quinolones' if the culture report indicates sensitivity. But...

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

yes,it can be given but there are many other good antibiotics as well like cefixime,levofloxacin,amoxicillin clavilanic acid,azithromycin