Review: Macrobid and Pepcid Ac
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Macrobid and Pepcid Ac. It is created by eHealthMe based on 138 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
On Apr, 1, 2014: 138 people who reported to have interactions when taking Macrobid, Pepcid Ac are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline)
- Pepcid Ac (famotidine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Macrobid, Pepcid Ac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||123|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||95|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||85|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||80|
|Urinary Tract Infection||67|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Macrobid, Pepcid Ac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||2|
|Ovarian Cyst (fluid filled sac of the ovary)||2|
|Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (nerve compression at wrist results numbness weakness, pain , swelling)||2|
|Sickle Cell Anaemia With Crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)||2|
|Pain In Extremity||2|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||2|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
- Rhinitis allergic
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Pepcid Ac (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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:
- Macrobid is used in:
- Pepcid ac is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- I have a peptic ulcer and my blood pressure goes up and down is this normal .i usually have prefect blood pressure. what is causing this to happen.
I have been on a bland diet for a peptic ulcer last night i tried to eat regular food and my blood pressure spiked up to 158/107 for just a few mins and came down but it has been going up and down. Is this normal?
- What acid reducing meds increase blood levels of subutex?
I am aware that Tagament increases Subutex blood levels but what about other acid reducing meds? I take 12mg Subutex daily and I don't want to overdose because I took something to help acid reflux.
- Is pepcid ac a trigger for gout
Last week I started taking a pepcid ac on the fifth day I started to have gout symptoms. Now, a week later, after I stopped using the pepcid ac the gout symptoms are going away. I want to know is pepcid ac a know trigger for gout. I know aspirin is and I had the same sort of gout symptoms a few ...
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