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Parhiz J, Rahafard S, Sharifi S, Kompani F. Comparison of Co-trimoxazole and Cephalexin Efficacy in Preventing Urinary Tract Infection among Children. jcbr. 2021; 5 (2) :12-20
URL: http://jcbr.goums.ac.ir/article-1-309-fa.html
Comparison of Co-trimoxazole and Cephalexin Efficacy in Preventing Urinary Tract Infection among Children. Journal of Clinical and Basic Research. 1400; 5 (2) :12-20

URL: http://jcbr.goums.ac.ir/article-1-309-fa.html


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Background and objectives: Diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI) in children before kidney damage is necessary. The purpose of this study was to compare efficacy of co-trimoxazole and cephalexin in the prevention of recurrent UTI in children.
Methods: The study was performed on 100 children aged three months to 14 years who were referred to the Taleghani Pediatric Hospital in Gorgan (Iran) during 2016. The subjects had a history of UTI and required antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent UTI. They were divided into two groups of co-trimoxazole and cephalexin. Data were analyzed using SPSS (version 18) and at significance level of 0.05.
Results: Recurrent UTI was observed in eight children (16.0%) taking cephalexin and in six children (12.0%) receiving co-trimoxazole (p=0.56). Urine culture examination revealed Escherichia coli as the causative agent of UTI in six cases (75 %) receiving cephalexin and in five cases (83.3%) receiving co-trimoxazole (p=0.70). It should be noted that unilateral moderate hydronephrosis was the most frequent anomaly (n=26) in the study groups.
Conclusion: According to the results of the present study, both cephalexin and co-trimoxazole have similar efficacy in the prevention of UTI among children.
 
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نوع مقاله: گزارش مورد | موضوع مقاله: علوم پایه پزشکی
دریافت: 1400/3/1 | پذیرش: 1400/1/12 | انتشار: 1400/1/12

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