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Heating pad as needed For fever and malaise - Acetaminophen (Tylenol) PO Regular strength: 650 mg every 4 to 6 hours; maximum daily dose Disp OTC Education: Educated patient on taking antibiotics until gone Treat symptomsAdvise her to drink several glasses of water each day. Fluids discourage the growth of bacteria by flushing out your urinary tract. Drinking cranberry juice helps decrease the ability for bacteria to stick to the urethra. RestHeating pad Avoid retaining your urine for a long time when you feel the urge to voidAdvise her to wipe from front to back to prevent the spread of intestinal bacterial from the rectum to the urinary tract. Educate her the women should always wipe front to back. Take showers rather than tub bathsEducate her on not using spermicidal products because they decrease vaginal lactobacilli and increase the risk of UTI Educate her the sexual activity is one of the strongest risk factors for UTI. Advise her to urinate after intercourse to flush the bacteria from your urethra.
7UTI SOAP NOTE 10.1Follow-up Plan: Go to the emergency department is symptoms worsen, blood in urine, fever, or start vomiting.If the symptoms persist at the end of the course of antibiotic call for a appointment as youmay need a different antibiotic Follow up with primary care provider 2 weeks
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