Medicine : Martifur Mr(110)

Name:Martifur Mr(110)
Manufacturer:Walter Bushnell
Generic Use:Nitrofurantoin
Substitutes:martifur mr(110)

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 ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Nitrofurantoin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Nitrofurantoin

No Studies Found