Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Furadantin
  2. Macrodantin

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Novo-Furan Suspension

Descriptions


Nitrofurantoin is used to treat urinary tract infections. This medicine is an antibiotic. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. However, this medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet
  • Suspension
  • Capsule