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    Uribid Information

    Uribid is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Urinary Tract Infection are some of its major therapeutic uses. Other than this, Uribid has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

    The correct dosage of Uribid depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

    Some other side effects of Uribid have been listed ahead. Such side effects of Uribid normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    Uribid's effect during pregnancy is Safe and Moderate while nursing. Warnings related to Uribid's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

    Uribid is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Anemia, Liver Disease as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Uribid contraindications section.

    Drug interactions for Uribid have been reported in the medical literature. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Uribid is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



    Uribid Benefits & Uses

    Uribid is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Uribid Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1.5 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Uribid Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Uribid safe for pregnant women?


      There are no side effects of Uribid in pregnant women.

      Safe
    • Is the use of Uribid safe during breastfeeding?


      Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Uribid. If you see any side effects, stop taking Uribid immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Uribid again, only after your doctor's advice.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Uribid on the Kidneys?


      Uribid may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Uribid on the Liver?


      Side effects of Uribid rarely affect the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Uribid on the Heart?


      Side effects of Uribid rarely affect the heart.

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Uribid with Other Drugs

    Uribid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate



    Uribid Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Uribid unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Uribid

    • Is this Uribid habit forming or addictive?


      Uribid is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      After taking Uribid you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Uribid is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Uribid is not used to treat mental disorders.

      No

    Uribid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Uribid


      Taking Uribid with food does not cause any problems.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Uribid


      You may consume alcohol while taking Uribid. But caution is still important.

      Safe


    Frequently asked Questions about Uribid

    Question over 5 years ago

    How does Uribid work?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Uribid contain nitrofurantoin. It works by inhibiting DNA, RNA, protein, and cell wall synthesis. This inhibition in the synthesis of these vital components results in the death of bacteria which is responsible for the infection. Hence in this way, Uribid treats the urinary tract infection.

    Question over 5 years ago

    Can I take Uribid without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Uribid is a prescription drug and an antibiotic, hence do not take this drug without consulting doctor to avoid bacterial resistance and unpleasant side effects. It can be harmful to the patients to take this medicine without a doctor's advice.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Uribid cause headache?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Uribid may cause headache. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of headache is unknown. If you experience severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, apply balms and complete rest even after this if the pain does not subside then discuss with your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Is Uribid bacteriostatic or bactericidal?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Uribid is bactericidal that means it kills the bacteria. It works by preventing the cell wall synthesis in bacteria. In the absence of the cell wall, the bacteria eventually die.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Uribid cause nausea?

    Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

    Yes, Uribid may cause nausea and vomiting. It is a known side effect of this drug. For relief from nausea and vomiting try to take lime water, avoid eating spicy food even if it persists or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Macrobid ® (nitrofurantoin monohydrate/macrocrystals)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 760

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 914-915

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