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Nitrofurantoin (Macrodantin, Furadantin, Macrobid) is a drug available in three forms prescribed for the treatment or prevention of urinary tract infections (UTIs). Side effects, warnings and precautions, drug interactions, and patient information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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      • When should people seek medical care for a UTI?
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      • Are there home remedies for a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the treatment for a urinary tract infection?
      • What follow-up is needed for a urinary tract infection?
      • Is it possible to prevent a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the prognosis of a urinary tract infection?
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Terms related to nitrofurantoin:

  • Furadantin
  • Macrobid
  • Macrodantin