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I am taking nitrofurantoin for a UTI but I have tonsillitis too. Can it possible cure both?

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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine

In brief: Nitro

Nitrofurantoin is an inappropriate medication to treat bacterial tonsillitis.
In general, penicillin or cephalosporin antibiotics are the first line agents for such infection.

In brief: Nitro

Nitrofurantoin is an inappropriate medication to treat bacterial tonsillitis.
In general, penicillin or cephalosporin antibiotics are the first line agents for such infection.
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
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