Medicine : Nifty Sr Tab

Name:Nifty Sr Tab
Manufacturer:Wanbury Limited
Generic Use:Nitrofurantoin
Composition:Nitrofurantoin(100 Mg)

Generic ( Nitrofurantoin )

Typical use Of Nitrofurantoin :Urinary Tract Infections.
Mechanism of action of Nitrofurantoin :Nitrofurantoin Is Activated By Bacterial Flavoproteins (nitrofuran Reductase) To Active Reduced Reactive Intermediates That Are Thought To Modulate And Damage Ribosomal Proteins Or Other Macromolecules, Especially DNA, Causing Inhibition Of DNA, RNA, Protein, And Cell Wall Synthesis. The Overall Effect Is Inhibition Of Bacterial Growth Or Cell Death.
Drug Interaction of Nitrofurantoin :Nitrofurantoin Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Amphotericin B, Ascorbic Acid, Fosphenytoin, Gestodene, Magnesium Oxides And Hydroxides, Nalidixic Acid, Probenecid, Propantheline (Br), Pyridoxine, Sulphinpyrazone. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Nitrofurantoin :Neuropathy, Hemolytic Anemia, Hepatitis, Pulmonary Disease, Nausea, Anorexia, Skin Reactions, Abdominal Pain, GI Hemorrhage, Angioedema, Vasculitis, Drug Fever.


How Nitrofurantoin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Nitrofurantoin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Nitrofurantoin

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