Generic Equivalent of Macrodantin

TypeDrug NameDosagePrice from 
drug typeNitrofurantoin50 mg$57.99
drug typeNitrofurantoin100 mg$101.99

Macrodantin Information

reviewed by reviwer portrait Dr. Bolanle Aina, Pharmacist on 9/28/2021 10:07:26 AM.

How And Where To Buy Macrodantin Online?

You can purchase Macrodantin through at an unbeatable price. We require a valid prescription for all RX medications. Canadian Pharmacy World is a licensed CIPA certified pharmacy. We also carry other urinary medications at huge savings. For more information or further inquiries, kindly reach us toll-free number 1866-485-7979.

How Much Does Macrodantin Cost?

According to, the average retail price for the generic Macrodantin (Nitrofurantoin) 50 mg is around $283.55 for a supply of 100 capsules which is $2.84 per unit, depending on the pharmacy you visit. Canadian Pharmacy World offers the generic Macrodantin 50 mg at $57.99 for a supply of 100 tablets which is $0.57 per unit. Please get in touch with us toll-free at 1866.485.7979 for details.

Generic Macrodantin 50 mg tablets from Canada for as low as $0.58 per unit

Generic Macrodantin 100 mg tablets from Canada for as low as $1.02 per unit

Are there Alternative Names for the Brand Macrodantin?

The generic Macrodantin (Nitrofurantoin) comes from Canada. The brand version of this product is not available.

What Dosages and Forms are Macrodantin Available in?

The generic Macrodantin (Nitrofurantoin) is available in the dosage strength of 50 mg and 100 tablets and capsules.

What is Macrodantin Used for?

Macrodantin (Nitrofurantoin) is a prescription medicine used to treat infections of the urinary tracts caused by bacterial. The active ingredient in Macrodantin is Nitrofurantoin. Nitrofurantoin belongs to a class of drugs called antibiotics. It works by inactivating or altering bacterial ribosomal proteins and other macromolecules that interfere with metabolism and cell-wall synthesis. By this mechanism of action, Macrodantin stops the growth of the bacteria organisms affecting the urinary tracts.

What are the Possible Side Effects of Macrodantin?

The most common side effects of Macrodantin include:
• Anorexia;
• Changes in facial skin color;
• Dizziness,headache, fever, feeling cold, hives;
• Gas or upset stomach, mild diarrhea;
• General feeling of discomfort or illness;
• Hoarseness;
• Joint or muscle pain;
• Shortness of breath, chest pain;
• Skin rash, itching;
• Sudden trouble in swallowing or breathing;
• Swelling of the face, mouth, hands, or feet;
• Vaginal itching or discharge

Less common side effects may include:
• Blood in the urine or stools;
• Burning, numbness, tingling, or painful sensations;
• Dizziness or drowsiness;
• Pinpoint red spots on the skin;
• Sore throat or cough;
• Unsteadiness or awkwardness;
• Unusual bleeding or bruising;
• Unusual tiredness or weakness;
• Weakness in the arms, hands, and legs

These are not all the possible side effects of Macrodantin. Inform your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away.

Are there any Precautions and Drug Interactions for Macrodantin?

Before you start taking this medication, talk to your doctor about your medical history and all the medicines you take, including over-the-counter and herbal medications, to prevent mixed reactions of different drugs, which might be fatal to your health.

Take this medication as directed by your doctor. Avoid using magnesium trisilicate-containing antacids (such as magnesium oxide antacid) while taking this medication. Magnesium trisilicate-containing antacids bind with Nitrofurantoin, preventing its total absorption.

You should not take Macrodantin if you are allergic to Nitrofurantoin or you have:
• History of jaundice or liver problems caused by this medicine;
• Little or no urine output (oliguria or anuria);
• Severe kidney disease;
• You are in the last 2-4 weeks of pregnancy (Week 38-42)

Before you start using Macrodantin, informs your doctor if you have ever had:
• Anemia;
• An electrolyte imbalance or vitamin B deficiency;
• Certain eye diseases (optic neuritis);
• Certain genetic disorders such as glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency;
• Diabetes;
• Kidney disease;
• Untreated mineral imbalance;
• Vitamin B deficiency.

Kindly tell your doctor or pharmacist about other medication you are using, including vitamins and herbal supplements. Macrodantin may interact with other drugs, and the other drug also has effects on this medication. When taking this medication to prevent infection, take it exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not skip doses or stop taking it without your doctor knowing about it. Talk with your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. This medication should not be taken if you are at term (weeks 38-42 of pregnancy), near or at the time of delivery due to possible harm to the newborn, such as a specific blood problem (hemolytic anemia).

This medication passes into breast milk and may have undesirable effects on breastfeeding infants less than one month old and infants with a certain genetic condition (G-6-P-D deficiency). Consult your doctor before breastfeeding while using Nitrofurantoin. Tell your doctor about all the medications you take including vitamins, herbal medications or over-the-counter (OTC) medications as they may interact with Macrodantin. This drug interaction may make your drug less effective, cause adverse effects, or potentiate other drugs' action. Some drug interactions may even be harmful to your health. Some examples of drugs that may interact with Nitrofurantoin (Macrodantin) are Acalabbrutinib, Aluminum hydroxide,Apalutamide, BCG live vaccine, Bupivacaine implant, Calcium carbonate, Cholera vaccine, Dapsone topical, Darolutamide, etc.

Macrodantin Storage and Safety Information

Keep the medicine in a cool, dry place. Macrodantin must be stored where it stays below 30°C. Do not store your Macrodantin or any other medicine in a bathroom or near a sink. Keep out of reach of children.

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