Uncomplicated UTI

Levofloxacin is not listed as an empiric treatment recommendation at BMH for patients with non-catheter associated UTI due to low rate of E.coli susceptibility.

Per BMH policy Levofloxacin will automatically be intherchanged if ordered emprically for UTI, except in cases of SEVERE allergy.

Common Pathogens

S. saprophyticus

Cephalosporin / Severe PCN Allergy

Duration

3-5 days