Review: Singulair and Macrobid drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Singulair and Macrobid. It is created by eHealthMe based on 137 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Singulair (latest outcomes from 42,754 users) has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma.
Macrobid (latest outcomes from 3,421 users) has active ingredients of nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 137 people who reported to have interactions when taking Singulair, Macrobid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Singulair (montelukast sodium)
- Macrobid (nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Singulair, Macrobid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||39|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||38|
|Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)||24|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||22|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||20|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Singulair, Macrobid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||7|
|Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract)||3|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||3|
|General Physical Health Deterioration (weak health status)||2|
|Pancreatitis Acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)||2|
|Abdominal Pain Upper||2|
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rhinitis allergic
- Restless legs syndrome
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Singulair (montelukast sodium) is often used to treat asthma. 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:
- Singulair is used in:
- Macrobid is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Singulair alternatives:
- Macrobid alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Picah: My ige in november was 1712, i have been diagnosed with late onset asthma, i get breathless at the slightest exertion e.g. waking to bathroom and back into bed; my iron levels are low
I have late onset asthma, told two weeks ago that my iron levels are low, IgE of 1712 (Nov 2013), get breathless with little exertion (e.g. going to toilet and back into bed), I lose concentration easily. In August 2013 I lost my sense of smell, but I have been checked by ENT - no blockages. So what ...
- By Esther: What's good to use with singulair as an inhaler for asthma dual relief
I am on singular in the morning& also take a reliever spray-Oxis but want to change to advair or serevent-any suggestion -thanks
- By RJenkins67: Has anyone had issues with vistaril causing ibs flare ups? and does vistaril help ic symptoms?
I have had IBS for almost 20 years and was diagnosed with IC about 12 years ago. I have been on Elavil for about 2 years and it was causing weight gain and I was starting to not sleep well at night past few months even when I take 3 of the Elavil at bedtime. So I asked my doctor if there was somethi ...
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