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Nitrofurantoin (Macrodantin)

A urinary anti-infective agent effective against most gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. Although sulfonamides and antibiotics are usually the agents of choice for urinary tract infections, nitrofurantoin is widely used for prophylaxis and long-term suppression.
Also Known As:
Macrodantin; Furadantine; Furadoine; Furadonine; Furantoin; Nitrofurantoin Sodium Salt; Nitrofurantoin, Monohydrate; Monohydrate Nitrofurantoin; Sodium Salt, Nitrofurantoin; 2,4-Imidazolidinedione, 1-(((5-nitro-2-furanyl)methylene)amino)-
Networked: 731 relevant articles (47 outcomes, 58 trials/studies)

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1. Harbarth, Stephan: 4 articles (09/2015 - 10/2013)
2. Mamdani, Muhammad M: 4 articles (03/2015 - 04/2010)
3. Juurlink, David N: 4 articles (03/2015 - 04/2010)
4. Koren, Gideon: 4 articles (02/2015 - 02/2007)
5. Cunha, Burke A: 4 articles (02/2015 - 12/2011)
6. Hooton, Thomas M: 4 articles (11/2007 - 06/2003)
7. Stewardson, Andrew: 3 articles (07/2015 - 10/2013)
8. Antoniou, Tony: 3 articles (03/2015 - 06/2010)
9. Gomes, Tara: 3 articles (03/2015 - 06/2010)
10. Gupta, Kalpana: 3 articles (10/2014 - 07/2005)

Related Diseases

1. Urinary Tract Infections (Urinary Tract Infection)
2. Infection
3. Bacteriuria
4. Cystitis
5. Pyelonephritis

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Combination (Co-Trimoxazole)
2. Trimethoprim (Proloprim)
3. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
4. Fosfomycin
5. Ampicillin (Omnipen)
6. bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-bismol)
7. Norfloxacin
8. Amoxicillin (Wymox)
9. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
10. Cephalexin (Cefalexin)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Antibiotic Prophylaxis
2. Transplants (Transplant)
3. Stents
4. Catheters
5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)