Macrobid

Active Ingredient(s): Nitrofurantoin
FDA Approved: * December 24, 1991
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.[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 appears to be generally safe during pregnancy i... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Macrobid Macrobid;Norwich;Eaton
Macrobid 100 mg Oral Capsule
NDC: 0149-0710
Labeler:
Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Macrobid Macrobid;52427285
Macrobid 100 mg Oral Capsule
NDC: 52427-285
Labeler:
Almatica Pharma Inc.
Macrobid Macrobid;52427285
Macrobid Oral Capsule
NDC: 70518-2531
Labeler:
Remedyrepack Inc.
Macrobid Macrobid;52427285
Macrobid Oral Capsule
NDC: 76413-113
Labeler:
Central Texas Community Health Centers

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