Review: could Macrobid cause Clostridium difficile colitis?
This is a review of Clostridium difficile colitis by studying 2,952 people who take Macrobid. We analyze: the time on Macrobid when people have Clostridium difficile colitis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Clostridium difficile colitis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Macrobid. The review is created by eHealthMe 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.
Clostridium difficile colitis
Clostridium difficile colitis (inflammation of colon by clostridium difficile bacteria infection) (latest reports from 29,492 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 2,828 people reported to have side effects when taking Macrobid. Among them, 7 people (0.25%) have Clostridium Difficile Colitis.
Time on Macrobid when people have Clostridium difficile colitis * :
Gender of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Macrobid * :
|Clostridium difficile colitis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Macrobid * :
|Clostridium difficile colitis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||42.86%||42.86% |
Severity of Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Macrobid ** :
How people recovered from Clostridium difficile colitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Urinary tract infection (6 people, 85.71%)
- Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 42.86%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 42.86%)
- Fatigue (3 people, 42.86%)
- Depression (3 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (5 people, 71.43%)
- Phenergan (3 people, 42.86%)
- Uroxatral (3 people, 42.86%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 42.86%)
- Meperidine hcl (3 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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