Acute Prostatitis

Acute prostatitis

BASHH, CKS

Send MSU for culture and start antibiotics.

4-wk course may prevent chronic prostatitis.

Quinolones achieve higher prostate levels.

Ciprofloxacin

500mg BD

28 days

or ofloxacin

200mg BD

28 days

2nd line: trimethoprim

200mg BD

28 days