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Does anyone know anything about an antibiotic called Nitrofurantoin?

Posted 4 May 2012 by benz13 5 answers

After being prescribed Cipro and Toviaz for a Urinary Tract Infection that spread to the bladder and ended up as a kidney infection its now been almost two weeks and I have had NO RELIEF. Went to ER they said continue with the Cipro, however since I am still not feeling any better my doctor called ...

Nitrofurantoin - Is Macrobid part of the penicillin family?

Posted 5 May 2015 by jnbjones1 1 answer

I have been told I have streptococcus agalactiae (10,000) and am on Microbid but I understand that penicillin is the best drug for this. Should I ask a doctor t change my medicine? I am not allergic to penicillin.

Urinary Tract Infection - Anyone else afraid to have sex because of UTI?

Posted 16 Mar 2016 by 1976er 6 answers

I have had so many, all after sex. Literally dozens over the past five years. I have the infections more under control now (none since November) and take nitrofurantoin as a prophylactic, but I can't shake the feelings of dread and paranoia around having sex. It is like someone tasered me ...

What antibiotics are used to treat UTI?

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Macrodantin - Is nitrofurantoin "related" to sulfa drugs?

Posted 18 Jul 2011 by Lucy Curtis 1 answer

I am allergic to sulfa drugs and had a severe reaction to nitrofurantoin after taking 14 days. It occured a couple of days later.

Has anyone experienced BC issues while on preventative nitrofurantoin?

Posted 19 Jul 2016 by FMAKZ 0 answers

My gyno recently put me on 100mg to prevent bladder infections. Has this affected anyone's birth control?

Is it normal after taking nitrofurantoin 100 mg and still have to pee every 10 min?

Posted 17 Jul 2016 by Max2680 0 answers

is it normal after taking nitrofurantoin 100 mg and still have to pee every 10 min. The first two days was ok and the third day I take in the morning and every 10 minutes have to pee

Nitrofurantoin - Is this safe while pregnant?

Posted 12 Jun 2016 by Stephx3 2 answers

Hi everyone, I'm 33 weeks pregnant and have a UTI, they presribed me nitrofurantion to take twice a day for 5 days. It's making me have stomach aches and pains, increased heart rate, and making me feel blah. I'm so scared its gonna hurt my baby... I keep trying to call doctors but ...

Nitrofurantoin - How long does it take for the side effects to subside after your last dose?

Posted 15 Apr 2016 by Klemur 0 answers

I took 100mg twice a day as prescribed in urgent care. After 1 day I started getting side effects (fever, chills, headache, stiffness, sore on the soles of my feet so it was difficult to walk, felt like I had the flu, coughing etc. I went to the doctor and he urged me to take all 7 days as ...

Nitrofurantoin - Can't wee without forcing it out?

Posted 7 Jun 2016 by chaser95 0 answers

Finished a 3 day course Sunday lunchtime and it has cleared infection but when I wee I really have to force it out even with a full bladder? Anyone else had this prob or is it something else other than side effects from pill

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Urinary Tract Infection, Cystitis Prophylaxis, Prevention of Bladder infection, Bladder Infection

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