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LP16140-3NitrofurantoinActive

Descriptions

LP16140-3   Nitrofurantoin
Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic usually used in treating urinary tract infections. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Nitrofurantoin (Wikipedia)

LP16140-3   Nitrofurantoin
A urinary anti-infective agent effective against most gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. Although sulfonamides and antibiotics are usually the agents of choice for urinary tract infections, nitrofurantoin is widely used for prophylaxis and long-term suppression. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Basic Part Properties

Name
Nitrofurantoin
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Nitrofurantoin

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
硝基呋喃妥英
Synonyms: 呋喃妥因;呋喃旦啶;硝化呋喃托英
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
nitrofurantoïne
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Nitrofurantoiin
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Nitrofurantoïne
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Nitrofurantoïne
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Nitrofurantoina
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Нитрофурантоин
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Nitrofurantoína
Synonyms: Furadantin;Macrobid;Macrodantin;Nitrofurant
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Nitrofurantoin
Synonyms: Macrobid