Uritop Suspension

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60 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Uritop Suspension

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Uses of Uritop Suspension

Uritop Suspension is used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections of urinary tract.
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Side effects of Uritop Suspension

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Uritop Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Uritop Suspension with food.

How Uritop Suspension works

Uritop suspension is an antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria in the urine that causes infection.

In Depth Information on Uritop Suspension

Expert advice for Uritop Suspension

  • Take nitrofurantoin tablets after food or milk for optimum absorption.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with nitrofurantoin.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking nitrofurantoin and undergoing urine glucose test, as it may affect the result.
  • Do not take this drug if you are in the last 2 to 4 weeks of your pregnancy.
  • Do not  breast feed your baby while you are taking this drug.
  • Do not take it with antacids that contain magnesium.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Uritop Suspension
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Uritop Suspension.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Uritop Suspension 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
Uritop Suspension should be used with caution during lactati
on. 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
Uritop Suspension may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Uritop Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Uritop Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Uritop Suspension 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
Uritop Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Uritop Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Uritop Suspension 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 Uritop NA Suspension

Frequently asked questions for Nitrofurantoin

Yes, Uritop is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Uritop 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 Uritop with omeprazole?
Uritop is not reported to interact with omeprazole. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use.
Uritop 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 Uritop.
Q. Is Uritop better than trimethoprim?
Both Uritop 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, Uritop is not a narcotic substance. It is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Uritop can affect the action of birth control pills (oral contraceptives). As with other antibiotics, Uritop 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.
Uritop is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
No, it is not recommended to take Uritop for a sinus infection (sinusitis). Take advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics for this problem.
No, it is not recommended to take Uritop for a tooth infection. Take advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the tooth infection.
No, it is not recommended to take Uritop for a streptococcal throat infection. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of streptococcal throat infection.
Uritop has not been seen to be active against yeast (fungal) infection. Uritop is used to treat bacterial infections.
No, it is not recommended to take Uritop for tonsillitis. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of tonsillitis.
Uritop is not indicated for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis. Uritop is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Uritop 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.
Uritop is not recommended for treating sore throat. Uritop is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Uritop can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) as advised by your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking medicine for any infection.
Uritop is not recommended for use in bronchitis. Uritop is used to prevent and treat infections of the bladder, kidney and other parts of the urinary tract.
Yes, Uritop can cause urine to turn dark yellow or brown. It is a normal phenomenon.
No, Uritop does not contain any penicillin.
No, Uritop does not contain any tetracycline.
No, Uritop does not contain any macrolide.
Uritop 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, Uritop 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, Uritop 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 Uritop affect the action of levonorgestrel?
Uritop 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 Uritop with amitriptyline?
No, interactions have been reported between Uritop and amitriptyline. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Uritop 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 Uritop with hydrocodone?
No, interactions have been reported between Uritop and hydrocodone. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Uritop is not a sulfa drug. Uritop is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
No, Uritop is not a macrolide. Uritop is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines known as nitrofurans.
Q. Can I take Uritop with amoxicillin?
Uritop 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 Uritop with metronidazole?
Uritop 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 Uritop with ibuprofen?
Uritop 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, Uritop can be taken with milk. Uritop should be taken at meal times with food or milk. This will help to avoid stomach upset and also to help the absorption of Uritop.
Q. Can I take Uritop with phenazopyridine?
Uritop 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 Uritop with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Uritop 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 Uritop with trimethoprim?
Uritop 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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