What is Macrobid?
Macrobid (nitrofurantoin) is an antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body.
What is Macrobid used for?
Macrobid is used to treat urinary tract infections.
How to take Macrobid?
Take Macrobid exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
What is the treatment duration with Macrobid?
Macrobid is usually given for 5 days in females and 7 days in males for uncomplicated UTI.
What should be avoided while taking Macrobid?
Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or has blood in it, call your doctor. Do not use any medicine to stop the diarrhea unless your doctor has told you to.