Nitrofurantoin

Overview

Categories

  • 6 Anti-infective drugs

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Nitrofurantoin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

50 to 100 mg75 (75)6 hourlyPOFor 7 to 10 days with food or milk.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

1 mg/kg1 (1)As recommended.OralFor prophylactic treatment
3 mg/kg3 (3)6 hourlyOral

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

2.5 mg/kg2.5 (2.5)6 hourlyOralNot recommended below 1 month of child

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Nitrofurantoin

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Manufacturers of Nitrofurantoin in Pakistan

Ferozson Geofman GSK

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