Occasional incidents of acute overdosage of nitrofurantoin have not resulted in any specific symptoms other than vomiting. Induction of emesis is recommended. There is no specific antidote, but a high fluid intake should be maintained to promote urinary excretion of the drug. Nitrofurantoin is dialyzable.
Nitrofurantoin Capsules, USP (monohydrate/macrocrystals) should be taken with food.
Adults and Pediatric Patients Over 12 Years: One 100 mg capsule every 12 hours for seven days.
Nitrofurantoin Capsules, USP (monohydrate/macrocrystals) is available as 100 mg opaque yellowish brown and pale yellow capsules imprinted “101” on both cap and body.
- NDC 68001-423-00 bottle of 100
Storage and Handling
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [See USP controlled room temperature.]
Controlled clinical trials comparing Nitrofurantoin Capsules, USP (monohydrate/macrocrystals) 100 mg p.o. q12h and nitrofurantoin (macrocrystals) capsule 50 mg p.o. q6h in the treatment of acute
uncomplicated urinary tract infections demonstrated approximately 75% microbiologic eradication of susceptible pathogens in each
Swiss Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.
Tainan City, 74442 Taiwan
For BluePoint Laboratories
| NITROFURANTOIN |
|Labeler — BluePoint Laboratories (985523874)|
|Swiss Pharmaceutical Company Ltd||656044344||MANUFACTURE (68001-423)|
Revised: 11/2019 BluePoint Laboratories
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