Review: Calcium and Macrobid
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Calcium and Macrobid. It is created by eHealthMe based on 66 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 1, 2014: 66 people who reported to have interactions when taking Calcium, Macrobid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Calcium (calcium)
- Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Calcium, Macrobid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Urinary Tract Infection||29|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||18|
|Pain In Extremity||18|
|Grand Mal Convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain)||16|
|Multiple Sclerosis Relapse (reoccurrence of a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath)||16|
|Musculoskeletal Pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves)||14|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Calcium, Macrobid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis
- Adrenal insufficiency
- Breakthrough pain
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Calcium (calcium) is often used to treat osteoporosis. Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Macrobid is used in:
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