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Nitrofurantoin long-term use

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Dr. V. Sasanka MD

. Shouldn't the medication helping in long term to improve the bladder capacity & incontinence? Also, does ... to travel (via train) and decided to use indwelling catheter as using CIC seemed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. V. Sasanka ( Urologist)
Dr.    Sheetal Verma MD

I have been taking prophylactic nitrofurantoin for 15 years for chronic UTI's. Recently my urologist switched me to Trimethoprim because of concern with long term use of nitrofurantoin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sheetal Verma ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

I was put on Nitrofurantoin over the weekend. I last took a capsule half 3 this afternoon. How long before the severe persistent headache goes? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Hi, just wondering about an antibiotic medication for urine infection. My grandma was prescribed nitrofurantoin 100mg three times daily for 30 days. She has taken this dose before in march/april too. She has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. V. Sasanka MD

's something to do with long term usage of medication, weak immunity etc ? The treating doctor also asked why ... with Nitrofurantoin 50mg daily. Few days back she had a skin reaction to Papaya or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. V. Sasanka ( Urologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.       Honey Arora MD

My husband is in SEVERE PAIN WITH HIS TOOTH. He s been managing it with main mess for a LONG time but now he is truly in major pain....until we can get him to a dentist I have some nitrofurantoin mono ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.       Muhammad Hanif MD

days, I still have cough symptoms. Are these long term side effects? ...hi , I had a reaction to Nitrofurantoin, Chills, fever, dry cough, tingling, tiredness, and nassau ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyashree.B MD

cyst (RT) Question: can long use of nitrofuranton (martifur) tablet for treatment of urinary tract ... My wife got repeated urinary tract infection since last 3 yrs and has used nitrofurantan... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyashree.B ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Munish Sood MD

I was prescribed Nitrofurantoin for a UTI. After suffering for a year with symptoms from ulcers ... subsided since I began the Nitrofurantoin. I was wondering if in fact I may have had an e coli infection ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.        Shesh Jaiswal MD

Can I use nitrofurantoin to help treat a dental infection if that is all I have available at this time? I don t have a regular dentist and it isn t easy for me to get antibiotics. I need 2 take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shesh Jaiswal ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Oral antibiotics. Norflox or nitrofurantoin can be taken. Local would not help. Thanks.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Yes you can take this medicines together.

Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

hi use gudacef cv foe 5 days