New Paradigms in the Management of Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections

Lior Taich; Hanson Zhao; Camila Cordero; Jennifer T. Anger


Curr Opin Urol. 2020;30(6):833-837. 

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Nonantibiotic Prophylaxis

Given the high rate of antimicrobial resistance, nonantibiotic prophylaxis is appealing to both patients and providers. A number of nonantibiotic options for rUTI prophylaxis have been studied with variable results.[16] In the 2019 AUA Guidelines, the panel recommended cranberry prophylaxis for rUTI and vaginal estrogen for rUTI in perimenopausal or postmenopausal women, but with grade C evidence.[5]