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Synonyms for nitrofurantoin

derivative of nitrofuran used as an antibacterial medicine (trade name Macrodantin) effective against a broad range of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria

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Alcohol Adriamycin Amiodarone Chloramphenicol Cis-platinum Dapsone Diphenylhydantoin Disulfiram (Antabuse) (Dilantin) Glutethimide (Doriden) Gold Hydralazine (Apresoline) Isoniazid (INH) Mega Dose of Vitamin A Mega Dose of Vitamin D Metronidazole (Flagyl) Nitrofurantoin Nitrous Oxide (Furadantin,Macrodantin) (chronic repeated inhalation) Perhexiline (Pexid) Penicillin (Large IV doses only) Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) Vincristine
The drugs most often used to treat routine, uncomplicated UTI's are trimethoprim (Trimpex), trimethoprim/sufamethoxazole (Bactrim, Septra, Cotrim), amoxicillin (Amoxil, Trimox, Wymox), nitrofurantoin (Macrodantin, Furadantin), and ampicillin.
On the other hand, the life saving essential medicines like anti-bacterial like penicillin, cloxacillin, flucloxacillin, furadantin and many others are not available to poor people who are dying without treatment unable to afford extremely expensive alternatives - a major cause of Pakistan's high death toll in all age groups.
Nitrofurantoin oral Amneal Pharmaceuticals Furadantin
Nitrofurantoin * Furadantin, Macrodantin, Macrobid, Urotoin
Amoxicillin * Amoxil, Biomox, Polymox, Trimox, Wymox Cephalexin * Biocef, Keflex Celecoxib * Celebrex Diclofenac/Misoprostol * Arthrotec Ipratropium * Atrovent Labetalol * Trandate Methyldopa * Aldomet Naproxen * Aleve, Anaprox, Naprosyn Nitrofurantoin * Furadantin, Macrobid, Macrodantin Rofecoxib * Vioxx Tiotropium * Spiriva Tolmetin * Tolectin Triamcinalone * Aristocort, Atolone, Kenacort Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim * Bactrim, Cotrim, Septra, Sulfatrim Sulfisoxazole * Gantrisin
Likewise basic first-line anti-bacterials, penicillin V, furadantin, trimethoprim anti-staphylococcal penicillins, anti-hypertensive bendo-fluazide etc disappeared.
Under terms of the agreement Prasco will market and distribute nitrofurantoin oral suspension, the authorized generic version of Furadantin oral suspension.