Nitrofurantoin Macrocrystals (Macrodantin)
10 Tablets, 20 mg
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What are the most common side effects of Macrodantin?
- Most common side effects of Macrodantin include nausea, vomiting, indigestion, diarrhea, gas, and urine color change.
How does Macrodantin work?
- Macrodantin is an antibiotic and it works to prevent bacterial growth.
How long does it take for Nitrofurantoin Macrocrystals to work?
- Macrodantin may start to improve your symptoms of UTI within few days, but full benefit may take 7 to 10 days.
Which is stronger Macrobid or Macrodantin?
- Macrobid is taken twice daily and Macrodantin is taken four times daily. Macrobid is stronger in a sense that it has a longer duration of action in your body so you can get away with taking less number of pills.