Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR

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Medicine Overview of Nifnext Tablet SR

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Uses of Nifnext Tablet SR

Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections of urinary tract.
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Side effects of Nifnext Tablet SR

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Nifnext Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR with food.

How Nifnext Tablet SR works

Nifnext 100mg tablet sr is an antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria in the urine that causes infection.

In Depth Information on Nifnext Tablet SR

Expert advice for Nifnext Tablet SR

  • Nifnext should be taken with food to avoid nausea which is a common side effect.
  • Patients should be informed that their urine may turn brown after taking this medicine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR should be used with caution during l
actation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease, who are unable to pass urine or have high creatinine levels.
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Liver
CAUTION
Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Nitrofurantoin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Nifnext 100mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Nitrofurantoin

Yes, Nifnext is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Nifnext is specifically indicated to treat infection of the bladder, kidney, and urinary tract. It is not indicated for treating chlamydial or other sexually transmitted infections. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with omeprazole?
Nifnext is not reported to interact with omeprazole. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use.
Nifnext is not known to cause constipation. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug. Diarrhea has been reported to be an uncommon side effect of Nifnext.
Q. Is Nifnext better than trimethoprim?
Both Nifnext and trimethoprim are effective against bladder, kidney, and urinary tract infections. Any of them can be better depending on the sensitivity of bacterial infection. Always consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
No, Nifnext is not a narcotic substance. It is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Nifnext can affect the action of birth control pills (oral contraceptives). As with other antibiotics, Nifnext can decrease the normal bacteria in the gut, hence decreases the absorption of estrogens (a component of the birth control pills), lowering their action, causing birth control failure. Consult your doctor for alternative birth control measures if needed.
Nifnext is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
No, it is not recommended to take Nifnext for a sinus infection (sinusitis). Take advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics for this problem.
No, it is not recommended to take Nifnext for a tooth infection. Take advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the tooth infection.
No, it is not recommended to take Nifnext for a streptococcal throat infection. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of streptococcal throat infection.
Nifnext has not been seen to be active against yeast (fungal) infection. Nifnext is used to treat bacterial infections.
No, it is not recommended to take Nifnext for tonsillitis. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of tonsillitis.
Nifnext is not indicated for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis. Nifnext is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Nifnext can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) as per your doctor's advice. It should only be taken as and when recommended by your doctor.
Nifnext is not recommended for treating sore throat. Nifnext is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Nifnext can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) as advised by your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking medicine for any infection.
Nifnext is not recommended for use in bronchitis. Nifnext is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Nifnext can cause urine to turn dark yellow or brown. It is a normal phenomenon.
No, Nifnext does not contain any penicillin.
No, Nifnext does not contain any tetracycline.
No, Nifnext does not contain any macrolide.
Nifnext use may make you sleepy (drowsiness). You should not drive or operate machinery if you are affected this way until such symptoms go away.
Yes, Nifnext can cause diarrhea (loose stools), although it is a less common side effect. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience excessive loose stools which dehydrate you or make you feel sick or tired.
Yes, Nifnext is active against Escherichia coli and is specifically indicated for the treatment of infections caused by Escherichia coli, enterococci, staphylococci, Citrobacter, Klebsiella, and Enterobacter.
Q. Can the use of Nifnext affect the action of levonorgestrel?
Nifnext can be taken with levonorgestrel. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with amitriptyline?
No, interactions have been reported between Nifnext and amitriptyline. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Nifnext has not been reported to be nephrotoxic. However, your urine may become dark yellow or brown in color. This is quite normal and not a reason to stop taking the medicine. However, it is to be used with caution in patients with decreased renal function and only when advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with hydrocodone?
No, interactions have been reported between Nifnext and hydrocodone. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Nifnext is not a sulfa drug. Nifnext is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
No, Nifnext is not a macrolide. Nifnext is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with amoxicillin?
Nifnext can be taken with amoxicillin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with metronidazole?
Nifnext can be taken with metronidazole. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with ibuprofen?
Nifnext can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Yes, Nifnext can be taken with milk. Nifnext should be taken at meal times with food or milk. This will help to avoid stomach upset and also to help the absorption of Nifnext.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with phenazopyridine?
Nifnext can be taken with phenazopyridine as no drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Nifnext can be taken with paracetamol (acetaminophen) as no drug-drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nifnext with trimethoprim?
Nifnext can be taken with trimethoprim. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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