Active Ingredient(s):Nitrofurantoin FDA Approved: * February 6, 1953 Pharm Company: *PROCTER AND GAMBLE Category:Antibiotics
Nitrofurantoin is an antibacterial medication used to treat bladder infections, but it is not as effective for kidney infections. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include nausea, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and headaches. Rarely numbness, lung problems, or liver problems may occur. It should not be used in people with kidney problems. While it appears to be generally safe during pregnancy i...
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