Nitfur 100 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Nitfur Tablet

Nitfur 100 mg Tablet is used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections of urinary tract.

Nitfur Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea

How to use Nitfur Tablet

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. Nitfur 100 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Nitfur Tablet works

Nitfur 100 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria in the urine that causes infection.

Nitfur Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Nitfur 100 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nitfur 100 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Nitfur 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
Nitfur 100 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Nitfur 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nitfur 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nitfur 100 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease, who are unable to pass urine or have high creatinine levels.
Liver
CAUTION
Nitfur 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nitfur 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nitfur 100 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Nitfur Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Nitfur 100 mg Tablet, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Nitfur 100 mg Tablet treats and prevents uncomplicated urinary tract infections.
  • Finish the prescribed course of the medicine, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it with food to avoid nausea, which is a common side effect.
  • It can turn your urine a dark yellow or brown colour. This is normal and nothing to worry about.
  • Do not take it for longer or more often than prescribed by your doctor.

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. How long does it take for Nitfur to work?
Usually, Nitfur takes around 2-7 days to work. Inform your doctor If you don't feel relieved after completing the full course of treatment.
Q. Is Nitfur useful in the treatment of a urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Yes, Nitfur 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.
Q. Can the use of Nitfur cause coloration of urine?
Nitfur may cause your urine color to change into dark yellow or brown color. This is usually temporary and harmless in nature. It will disappear when the medicine is stopped.
Q. Can the use of Nitfur cause diarrhea (loose stools)?
Yes, Nitfur 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.
Q. Is Nitfur an antibiotic?
Yes, Nitfur is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
B-18, Galaxy Signature, Opp. Shukan Bungalows, Science City Road, Sola -380-060.
MRP
38.93
10 tablets in 1 strip
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