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How to flush macrobid out of system

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
BC pills should work: The current thinking is that except for rifampin, other commonly-used antibiotics such as Macrobid do not alter the effectiveness of birth control pil... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
It is the best studied in women with your problem.and recommended as the first treatment un less you are pregnant. Your Dr is the best to work with yo... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Not at all...: The usual dose of this med is 100mg 2x/day thus 200mg per day. I assume you are using it for a urinary tract infection. You u are you and healthy, whi... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Allergy and Immunology 35 years experience
latex allergy: Macrobid (nitrofurantoin) is an antibiotic. There are no cross-reactive reactions with latex that are likely to occur from this medication. Watch out ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Timing of med?: Good question- no good answer except if you are timing your dosage where you get sick shortly before you go to bed, with potential drug- drug interact... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
8-12 hours: It isn't necessary to take doses exactly 12 hours apart. Just take it twice a day, with doses at least 8 hours. Otherwise don't worry about it.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No, not indicated: Is used for urinary tract infections. It is excreted by the kidney ; sterilises the urine ; does not affect the vagina.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology 24 years experience
Not a good idea: It is generally not a good idea to mix alcohol with any medication for a variety of reasons.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Yes, unless . . .: Nitrofurantoin (branded as macrobid) is often prescribed for 7-10 days to treat urinary tract infections. Just be sure you're not allergic to it! or t... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Many: This antiseptic has close chemical similarity to diphenylhydantoin (dilantin), a drug with enough side effects to fill an entire textbook. Taken for ... Read More