Macrodantin is a prescription medication that is used to treat urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Macrodantin contains the antibiotic nitrofurantoin macrocrystal. Nitrofurantoin macrocrystal works by stopping the bacteria from growing.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Macrodantin include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of nitrofurantoin macrocrystal:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Macrodantin?
If you miss a dose of Macrodantin, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Macrodantin?
Both Macrodantin and nitrofurantoin macrocrystal are available in strengths of 50mg.