Is it ok to take nitrofurantoin (macrodantin) and birth control?

Macrodantin (nitrofurantoin) It is safe to take both medications unless you have an allergy to one or the other.

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Does nitrofurantoin mono 100 mg affect tri sectra birth control?

No problem. Nitrofurantoin is perfectly okay to take with your birth control and won't affect it's effectiveness. The only antibiotics that can affect birth control are antibiotics for tuberculosis which I hope you don't have. Read more...
Should be fine. These medications are not known to not negatively interact, so taking them together should be fine. Read more...

Does Nitrofurantoin Mono: MCR 100MG affect birth control? I'm on Blisovi 24 Fe.

B.C. stays effective. The current thinking is that except for rifampin, other commonly-used antibiotics (such as nitrofurantoin and many others) do not alter the effectiveness of birth control pills. This is likely presuming a person is not sick with vomiting or diarrhea, or some other condition that decreases the absorption of a swallowed pill. One can look up: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12063491. Read more...