U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Roseburg, OR
A 52-year-old female asked:

i have been prescribed metronidazole and nitrofurantoin to take together. i also take a benedril a day for allergies. it it safe to combine these?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bryant Cary
Pharmacology 8 years experience
Yes: Yep, those are fine to take together. Also, be sure not to drink any alcohol while on Metronidazole - it will make you sick.
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 17 years experience
Fine together: These medications are not known to not negatively interact, so taking them together should be fine.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions

A 23-year-old female asked:
2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
A 43-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
A 28-year-old female asked:
1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
Last updated Apr 26, 2018
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.