The Pennine Acute Hospitals
NHS Trust Formulary
 
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5 Infections
This chapter of the formulary is not an antibiotic prescribing guide and is not intended to guide treatment choice.

Please refer to the relevant Pennine Acute policies (e.g. the Antibiotic Policy for Adult Patients, or Antibiotic Guidelines for Paediatrics) when making treatment choices.
05-01-13 Urinary-tract infections

Nitrofurantoin
Formulary
Tablets
Capsules
M/R capsules
Oral Suspension

Link  MHRA Drug Safety Update: Nitrofurantoin in GFR<45mls/min
 

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Trimethoprim
Formulary
See section 5.1.8.

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Fosfomycin
Formulary
Granules for oral suspension
Injection

Restricted Item Injection - Microbiology / ID recommendation only; for the treatment of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae


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Methenamine Hippurate Hiprex®
Non Formulary

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