publication . Article . 1994

A comparison of a single-dose and a seven-day treatment with Amoxicillin in asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy

Niro Manesh S; Amiri A; Ali yari Sh;
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  • Published: 01 May 1994 Journal: Tehran University Medical Journal (issn: 1683-1764, eissn: 1735-7322, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
In this study, 1600 pregnant women who had referred to two prenatal clinics (Imam Khomeini and Mirza Kochek-Khan) were investigated. Ninety cases of asymptomatic bacteriuria were observed; 77 of those cooperated with us until the end of our study. The subjects, who were within the 14-36 weeks of gestational age, were randomly divided into two groups: Group A received the medicine (Amoxicillin) in a single-dose (3gr.); and, group B received it within seven days (1gr. TDS). The rate of recovery (65% in group A and 56.8% in group B), based on chi-squared test, showed no significant difference (P=0.747%). According to the results of this study, we can conclude that ...
free text keywords: Medicine (General), R5-920
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