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Macrobid vs. Macrodantin for UTI

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Macrobid

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Other Names: Nitrofurantoin

Macrodantin

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Other Names: Nitrofurantoin   Furadantin
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 10,279 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
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Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic which is marketed under the following brand names Furadantin, Macrobid, Macrodantin, Nitrofur Mac, Nitro Macro, Nifty-SR, Martifur-MR, Martifur-100 (in India), 'Urantoin... Read more on Wikipedia
Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic which is marketed under the following brand names Furadantin, Macrobid, Macrodantin, Nitrofur Mac, Nitro Macro, Nifty-SR, Martifur-MR, Martifur-100 (in India), 'Urantoin... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Macrobid vs. Macrodantin

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prescribed Macrobid (Macrodantin) & I had a serious reaction...
...I am a type 2 Diabetic & get UTI'S quite a bit. My doctor prescribed Macrobid (Macrodantin) & I had a serious reaction. I was totally covered with hives, even in ...him I was taking Macrobid. He...
or Macrodantin, they always work great for me. Are you...
...infection hun? I do hope you get to see your doctor soon, they shouldnt give you the run around like that. I cant take Cipro ...I always take Macrobid or Macrodantin, they always work great fo...
IC got worse after taking Macrodantin/and macrobd...if I...
Interesting....My IC got worse after taking Macrodantin/and macrobd...if I go back in ...was very mild. AFTER Macrodantin my IC got worse...but a few things ...5ht UTI, I used macrobid to trea...
like macrobid or macrodantin. I'm on that and it works...
...but in the mean time, drink lots of water and cranberry juice. If you get them frequently you could get on a preventative antibiotic like macrobid or macrodantin. I'm on that and it works...
way. I get the same reaction to Macrodantin and Macrobid so...
...the antibiotic to one that doesn't affect you this way. I get the same reaction to Macrodantin and Macrobid so my doctor prescribes Levaquin instead for UTI's. Please give the doc a call,...
FLARE!!! macrobid and macrodantin feel good and help my...
...Levaquin and Cipro made my IC FLARE!!! macrobid and macrodantin feel good an...
the name is Nitrofur, first I noticed a rapid heartbeat...
...for Macrobid, the name is Nitrofur, first I noticed a rapid heartbeat, ...that were itching. I took a Benydril and everything got under control but I have never had this reaction to Macrobid...
severe peripheral neuropathy....I had numbness/tingling...
...weakness. I took Nitrofurantoin (Macrobid, Macrodantin brand names) and now is listed to possibly cause severe peripheral neuropathy....I had numbness/tingling and then WHAM!...sudden...
caused by taking Macrodantin (Macrobid) should not...
...sperm reduction caused by taking Macrodantin (Macrobid) should not be a problem, ...normal. The practice of taking Macrobid long term (years) to prevent urinary tract infections is outdated and...
better soon. Edited to add: Are you allergic to Macrobid...
...is never a drug of choice in either UTI or pyelonephritis. Are you sure the doctor gave you Zithromax? Honestly, with all the UTI's I deal with ...to add: Are you allergic to Macrobid/Macrodanti...
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