Review: Calcium and Macrobid
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Calcium and Macrobid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 68 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Calcium (latest outcomes from 13,955 users) has active ingredients of calcium. It is often used in osteoporosis.
Macrobid (latest outcomes from 3,432 users) has active ingredients of nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 68 people who take Calcium, Macrobid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Calcium (calcium)
- Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Urinary Tract Infection|
|Pain In Extremity|
|Speech Disorder Nec|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Chest Pain||Mucosal Inflammation|
|Urinary Tract Infection||Small Intestinal Ulcer Haemorrhage|
|Musculoskeletal Pain||Tumour Lysis Syndrome|
|Pain In Extremity||Hepatosplenic T-cell Lymphoma|
|Speech Disorder Nec||Rectal Haemorrhage|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Renal Failure||n/a||n/a||Headache Nos||Pyrexia||Pyrexia|
|Shock||Abdominal Distension||Dyspnoea||Arthritis Infective|
|Rectal Haemorrhage||Vision Blurred||Depression||Asthenia|
|Pleural Effusion||Hypoaesthesia||Haemolytic Anaemia||Abdominal Pain Nos|
|Small Intestinal Ulcer Haemorrhage||Speech Disorder Nec||Cardiomyopathy||Diverticulitis Nos|
|Splenic Infarction||Neck Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Condition Aggravated|
|Weight Decreased||Pain In Face||Nephrolithiasis||Chest Pain|
|Tumour Lysis Syndrome||Intermenstrual Bleeding||Pruritus||Respiratory Distress|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Calcium (calcium) is often used to treat osteopenia. 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:
- Calcium is used in:
- Macrobid is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Calcium alternatives:
- Macrobid alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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