Why NITROFURANTOIN (MONOHYDRATE/MACROCRYSTALS)* (Nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline ) is Prescribed for Patients

Patient opinion of NITROFURANTOIN (MONOHYDRATE/MACROCRYSTALS): not satisfied (average rating score: 1.79)

(based on 1353 reviews )

Top 10 Reasons for taking NITROFURANTOIN (MONOHYDRATE/MACROCRYSTALS)
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Reason # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Urinary tract infection*979
2Cystitis*88
3Kidney infection*12
4Bacterial infection3
5Cystitis noninfective2
6Infection*1
7Pain1
8Prostate infection1

*Also included as reason for taking drug in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Top 20 Side Effects of NITROFURANTOIN (MONOHYDRATE/MACROCRYSTALS)
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Side Effect # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Headache*429
2Nausea*378
3Chills262
4Pyrexia*260
5Somnolence255
6Pain*251
7Pruritus210
8Arthralgia201
9Fatigue*196
10Dizziness*193
11Dyspnoea*188
12Urticaria169
13Influenza like illness146
14Hypersensitivity133
15Rash123
16Muscular weakness122
17Vomiting121
18Diarrhoea116
19Decreased appetite114
20Cough111

*Important! This side effect is also associated with Adverse Event Reports (serious reaction); Also see charts in FDA Adverse Events summary.

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Level of Satisfaction with NITROFURANTOIN (MONOHYDRATE/MACROCRYSTALS)

Total Reviews: 1353 (Average Rating: 1.79)

Ask a Patient Number of Reviews by Age

Total Reviews: 1353*

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* Reviews for drugs with the same active ingredients have been aggregated in this analysis: Nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline (Macrobid)

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