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A 34-year-old female asked:

Im on nitrofurantoin for uti and i have a headache can i take something for it?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: Most routine pain meds do not interact or interfere with your nitrofurantoin. Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen & many other products would be fine.
Dr. Julia Stanford
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 23 years experience
Yes: You may take tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen if you do not have medical contraindications to these.

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Last updated Oct 7, 2019

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