What is the Treatment for a UTI?
The typical treatment for a UTI is a prescription of some sort of antibiotic. The medication you are prescribed will depend on the type of bacteria found in your urine and your health condition.
For a simple infection the most common drugs prescribed are:
There are types of antibiotics known as fluoroquinolones and are not recommended for a simple infection because the risks can outweigh the benefits. However, your doctor may prescribe fluoroquinolones if you have a complicated UTI or kidney infection.