Antimicrobial therapy of acute cystitis in pregnant women


DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.18565/pharmateca.2019.6.8-13

Popov S.V., Strachuk A.G., Tedoradze R.V., Berisha A., Freire Da Silva T.

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Acute cystitis develops in 1–4% of pregnant women, presenting a potential danger to their health, pregnancy outcomes and fetal condition. The most significant predisposing factor to the development of acute cystitis in pregnant women is the presence of a history of urinary tract infections. The article presents approaches to antimicrobial therapy in this category of patients, taking into account modern data on the resistance of bacteria to various drugs. The expediency of screening, as well as timely diagnosis and treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria, based on data on regional and local antibiotic resistance of uropathogens, to improve the results of therapy of acute cystitis in pregnant women.


For citations: Popov S.V., Strachuk A.G., Tedoradze R.V., Berisha A., Freire Da Silva T. Antimicrobial therapy of acute cystitis in pregnant women. Farmateka. 2019;26(6):8–13. (in Russian). DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.18565/pharmateca.2019.6.8-13 


About the Autors


Corresponding author: SergeyV. Popov, MD, Professor of the Department of General Medical Practice of Medical Institute, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, urologist, Moscow, Russia; tel. +7 (495) 434-26-19, e-mail: servit77@yandex.ru; ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0567-4616; Address: 10, Miklukho-Maklay Street, Moscow 117198, Russian Federation


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