A 30-year-old member asked:
Can i mix the powder from nitrofurantoin (macrobid) with water instead of swallowing the capsule?
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Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No, floats to top: You can mix the powder with, apple sauce, yogourt, ice cream etc on a teaspoon and take it that way. We usually prescribe it to taken that way by people, especially young children, who can not swallow pills or capsules.
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Last updated Jun 7, 2018
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