Active Ingredient(s): Nitrofurantoin
FDA Approved: * February 6, 1953
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Furadantin Overview

Nitrofurantoin, sold under the brand name Macrobid among others, is an antibiotic medication used to treat bladder infections, but is not as effective for kidney infections.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include nausea, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and headaches.[1] Rarely numbness, lung problems, or liver problems may occur.[1] It should not be used in people with kidney problems.[1] While it app...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 100mg, 25mg, 50mg, 75mg + 25mg
  • Suspension: 25mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Furadantin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 59630-450 Furadantin 25 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Shionogi Inc.
  • 70199-006 Furadantin 25 mg/5ml Oral Suspension by Casper Pharma LLC

Other drugs which contain Nitrofurantoin or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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