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How long does nitrofurantoin stay in your system after you stop taking it

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to: your prescriber. it is important to discuss with your doctor before starting any medication

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Pain: How you know that the pain is related to your kidneys is the obvious question. If you have had kidney stones previously you need to be seen by a nephr ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
UTI: The action of this antimicrobial is very rapid, but the symptoms, which are a result of inflammation due to the infection, may persist for a day or tw ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nitrofurantoin: I was unable to find this listed as a side effect of Nitrofurantoin.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nitrofurantoin: Checked two drug interaction checkers - (Medscape & drugs.Com) which did not show an interaction btwn nitrofurantoin & etoh.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
See below : If UTI diagnosis correct and bacteria sensitive to nitrofurantoin which is very good choice of antibiotic for simple UTIs/bladder infections without f ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
B.C. stays effective: The current thinking is that except for rifampin, other commonly-used antibiotics do not alter the effectiveness of birth control pills. This is likel ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No interaction : Nitrofurantoin Does not decrease the effectiveness of birth control
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A 90-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Don't need one: As long as your symptoms are gone, there is no reason to culture the urine. If the original urinalysis showed trace blood and leukocyte esterase, bu ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Bergum
19 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotic problems: You can have side effects within minutes up to weeks later. Your symptoms are probably from the medication. Talk to your doctor.

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