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Query about nitrofurantoin medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   r u there
User :   hello can i know more about the nitrofurantion medication plzz
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   patient name : XXXXXXXX
User :   age : 58
Doctor :   isit nitrofurantoin
User :   gender : female
User :   yes i miss spelt it . . .
Doctor :   is it anti bacterial drug
Doctor :   used to treat urinary tract infection
Doctor :   or urinary anti septic
Doctor :   could u specify what u would like to know about this drug
Doctor :   r u there]
User :   she s taking martifur from a long run . . . probably since 1 year !!!!! is it safe on her kidneys ??
User :   i am XXXXXXXX here . may i know ur name plzz so that i can address u well
Doctor :   this drug is not to be taken in case of renal impairment
Doctor :   Dr.YYYYY
Doctor :   since is 58
Doctor :   is not safe
Doctor :   to take any drug with doctor's advise
Doctor :   without doctors advise
User :   thank you YYYYY but what do you mean by impairment plz explain
Doctor :   if there is kidney function is impaired
Doctor :   kidney functioning normally
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   how is the patient related to you
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
Doctor :   hi
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