• Microbiology
  • The efficacy of nitrofurantoin in treating UTIs combined with a low rate of bacterial resistance to this agent makes it one of the first-line agents for treating uncomplicated UTIs as recommended by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • UTIs
  • Nitrofurantoin Rxd for you to take before and after intercourse is mostly likely most likely is because you had been having recurrent UTIs after intercourse and this should decrease the number that you have. (healthtap.com)
  • Several trials comparing nitrofurantoin to other commonly used agents have shown this drug results in similar cure rates for uncomplicated UTIs. (wikipedia.org)
  • medications
  • Show all medications in the database that may interact with nitrofurantoin. (drugs.com)
  • Infections Certain medications, e.g. amiodarone, bleomycin (pingyangmycin), busulfan, methotrexate, apomorphine, and nitrofurantoin Radiation therapy to the chest Pulmonary fibrosis involves gradual exchange of normal lung parenchyma with fibrotic tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment
  • Nitrofurantoin has been shown to have good activity against: E. coli Staphylococcus saprophyticus Coagulase negative staphylococci Enterococcus faecalis Staphylococcus aureus Streptococcus agalactiae Citrobacter species Klebsiella species Bacillus subtilis species It is used in the treatment of infections caused by these organisms. (wikipedia.org)