Review: could Macrobid cause Acid reflux?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,952 people who take Macrobid. Among them, 12 have Acid reflux. See who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Macrobid (latest outcomes from 3,421 users) has active ingredients of nitrofurantoin; nitrofurantoin, macrocrystalline. It is often used in urinary tract infection, cystitis - acute bacterial. Commonly reported side effects of Macrobid include urinary tract infection, breathing difficulty, pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) (latest reports from 43,409 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 2,828 people reported to have side effects when taking Macrobid. Among them, 12 people (0.42%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Macrobid when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Macrobid * :
|Acid reflux||91.67%||8.33% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Macrobid * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Macrobid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 33.33%)
- Asthma (3 people, 25.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (3 people, 25.00%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 25.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Flonase (4 people, 33.33%)
- Multi-vitamin (4 people, 33.33%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (4 people, 33.33%)
- Miralax (4 people, 33.33%)
- Lovaza (4 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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