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From FDA reports: side effects of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs for a Female patient aged 71

This is a personalized study of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs side effects for a 71 year old female patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 1,645 people who take the drug and have side effects.

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On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,645 people who reported to have side effects when taking Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs are studied

Trend of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3588444)

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 71

Gender: female

Conditions: Urinary Tract Infection

Drugs taking:
- Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs: used for < 1 month

Side effects have: Somnolence, Loss Of Consciousness, Hypersomnia

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes among females aged 71 (±5):

Side effectNumber of reports
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)10 (4.13%)
Loss Of Consciousness10 (4.13%)
Hypersomnia (excessive daytime sleepiness (eds))6 (2.48%)

Most common side effects experienced by females aged 71 (±5) in the use of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs:

Side effectNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)101
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)83
Pyrexia (fever)75
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)73
Arthralgia (joint pain)66
Fall64
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)62
Chest Pain43
Weight Decreased40
Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)40

Most common side effects experienced by females aged 71 (±5) in long term use of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs:

Side effectNumber of reports
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)6
Pulmonary Fibrosis (formation or development of excess fibrous connective tissue (fibrosis) in the lungs)6
Alanine Aminotransferase Increased4
Hepatitis Chronic Active4
Hepatic Trauma (liver injury)4
Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased4
Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver)2
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)2
Hepatotoxicity (chemical-driven liver damage)2
Disease Recurrence2

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports
Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)100 (6.08%)
Loss Of Consciousness35 (2.13%)
Hypersomnia (excessive daytime sleepiness (eds))36 (2.19%)

Most common side effects experienced by people in the use of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs:

Side effectNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)454
Pyrexia (fever)375
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)336
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)336
Urinary Tract Infection308
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)301
Vomiting289
Pain262
Chest Pain200
Fall194

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use of Nitrofurantoin Mono-mcr 100 Mg. Eon Labs:

Side effectNumber of reports
Pulmonary Fibrosis (formation or development of excess fibrous connective tissue (fibrosis) in the lungs)33
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)18
Alanine Aminotransferase Increased14
Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased14
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)12
Weight Decreased12
Autoimmune Hepatitis10
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)10
Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)10
Liver Injury10

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  • 7 day course of nitrofurantoin 4 times day after day 2 had mid back pain by day 5 had severe mid/upper back pain which crept around to front left just beneath ribs hospitalized for 4 days, out for 5 days then back in with unmanageable pain for 9hrs sent away with stronger pain relief, only after one week am pain free, it was put down to alcohol first but i am not a regular or consume a lot if and when i do drink i know it is down to the nitrofurantoin, but no one will confirm.

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