Drug interactions between nalidixic acid and nitrofurantoin
Interactions between your drugs
A total of 454 drugs (3420 brand and generic names) are known to interact with nalidixic acid.
- Nalidixic acid is in the following drug classes: quinolones, urinary anti-infectives.
- Nalidixic acid is used to treat the following conditions:
- Nitrofurantoin is a member of the drug class urinary anti-infectives.
- Nitrofurantoin is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Therapeutic duplication warnings
Therapeutic duplication is the use of more than one medicine from the same drug category or therapeutic class to treat the same condition. This can be intentional in cases where drugs with similar actions are used together for demonstrated therapeutic benefit. It can also be unintentional in cases where a patient has been treated by more than one doctor, or had prescriptions filled at more than one pharmacy, and can have potentially adverse consequences.
The recommended maximum number of medicines in the 'urinary anti-infectives' category to be taken concurrently is usually one. Your list includes two medicines belonging to the 'urinary anti-infectives' category:
- nalidixic acid
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.