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Composition

Nitrofurantoin(100 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Nitrofurantoin(100 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Urinary tract infections.

SIDE EFFECTS

Neuropathy, hemolytic anemia, hepatitis, pulmonary disease, nausea, anorexia, skin reactions, abdominal pain, GI hemorrhage, angioedema, vasculitis, drug fever.

DRUG INTERACTION

Nitrofurantoin is known to interact with other drugs like amphotericin B, ascorbic acid, fosphenytoin, gestodene, magnesium oxides and hydroxides, nalidixic acid, probenecid, propantheline (Br), pyridoxine, sulphinpyrazone. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Nitrofurantoin is activated by bacterial flavoproteins (nitrofuran reductase) to active reduced reactive intermediates that are thought to modulate and damage ribosomal proteins or other macromolecules, especially DNA, causing inhibition of DNA, RNA, protein, and cell wall synthesis. The overall effect is inhibition of bacterial growth or cell death.

SUBSTITUTES

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    Wanbury Limited
    Rs. 0.83/Tablet
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  • Furadantin (100mg)
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    Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Allenburys)
    Rs. 1/Tablet
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  • U Free(100mg)
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    Zydus Cadila
    Rs. 3.91/Tablet
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    Rs. 27.40
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  • Nftor (100mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 7.20/Tablet
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    Rs. 72
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  • Urinif (100mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Overseas Healthcare Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 3.70/Tablet
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    Rs. 37
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Uribid (100mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Uribid (100mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Uribid (100mg) with alcohol?

No studies found