Antibiotic stewardship: three-day courses for uncomplicated UTIs by all Sub-ICB Locations

Why it matters: NICE guidance on prescribing for lower urinary-tract infections recommends a three day course of antibiotics for most women. Prescribing longer courses may be unnecessary, and also cost more. There are however some groups, such as males and pregnant patients, where longer durations are recommended.

The antibiotics included in this measure are: