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Niftas 100mg Tablets

Niftas 100mg Tablets

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
124.95*
MRP 147.00
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Niftas Sr 100 MG Description

Niftas 100 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment and prevention of uncomplicated urinary tract infections. Niftas 100 contains nitrofurantoin as its active ingredient. It wor

ks by killing the bacteria that cause infection. Take Niftas 100 in correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed by the doctor. It must be taken with food or a glass of milk. You are supposed to complete the dosage duration prescribed by your physician. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course of Niftas 100, it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding. Also, about all the medicines and supplements that you take and all the medical conditions, you have before starting tab Niftas 100.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹124.95
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ContainsNitrofurantoin(100.0 Mg)
UsesUrinary tract infection
Side effectsHeadache, giddiness, drowsiness, fever, skin rash
TherapyURINARY ANTISEPTIC
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uses

Uses of Niftas Sr 100 MG

Niftas 100 tablet is used to prevent and treat uncomplicated urinary tract infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Niftas Sr 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to nitrofurantoin or any other ingredients of Niftas 100 tablet.
  • If you have any problems with your kidney.
  • If you are pregnant (final stages of pregnancy - labour or delivery).
  • If you have a blood condition known as Porphyria.
  • If you have glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
  • If you are breastfeeding a baby who has glucose-6-phosphate-dehydrogenase deficiency.
  • If your baby is less than 3 months old.
sideEffects

Side effects of Niftas Sr 100 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Giddiness
  • Drowsiness
  • Fever
  • Skin rash
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Niftas Sr 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Niftas 100 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Niftas 100 tablet can be used during pregnancy only if prescribed by your doctor. It should however, not be used at this stage of pregnancy (during labour or delivery) as it may harm the unborn baby. It is essential to always consult a doctor before starting any medicine during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Niftas 100 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
As Niftas 100 is known to pass into breast milk, you should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Niftas 100 tablet?
A:
Niftas 100 may cause dizziness and drowsiness, hence you need to be cautious while driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Niftas 100 tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and medicine. However, long term use of alcohol weakens your immune system and body's response to pathogens and infections. Consult the doctor for more information if you drink too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are anaemic.
  • You have any pre-existing medical condition such as diabetes, kidney diseases, etc.
  • You have any history of allergic reactions.
  • You are suffering from a condition that may cause weakness.
  • Niftas 100 is not recommended for use in children who are less than 3 months old.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Niftas Sr 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Nitrofurantoin in Niftas 100 tablet works by killing the growth of bacteria that causes infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Niftas Sr 100 MG

  • Niftas 100 should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water or milk.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken with food.
  • It is advisable to take this medicine at a fixed time for optimal results and not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Niftas Sr 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Niftas 100 tablet if taken at the same time. You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplemen...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines for indigestion like antacids, anti-gout medicines like probenecid, antibiotics like ciprofloxacin or levofloxacin, medicines like atropine that slow the pas...
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  • Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Niftas Sr 100 MG

It should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Niftas Sr 100 MG

Overdose

An overdose of Niftas 100 may cause symptoms like stomach irritation, nausea and vomiting. Contact your doctor or visit a nearby hospital if you experience any such symptoms or feel you have taken too...
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Niftas 100 tablet an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Niftas 100 is an antibiotic which is used in treating and preventing uncomplicated urinary tract infections.

Q: Why can’t I stop taking Niftas 100 tablet if I feel I am recovering?

A: You need to continue taking this medicine until advised by your doctor. If you stop taking it before completing the treatment, it may lead to recurrence of infection.

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking Niftas 100 tablet?

A: Try to take your medicine at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with something you do every day, such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. This may help you remember to take it. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go at the time you need to take your medicine.

Q: What is the composition of Niftas 100?

A: The composition of Niftas 100 includes - nitrofurantoin as its active ingredient.

Q: Can Niftas 100 be given to children?

A: This medicine is not recommended for use in children below 3 months old.

Q: Can Niftas 100 tablets on an empty stomach?

A: No, Niftas 100 tablet should be taken with food or milk or after having a meal.

Q: Can I stop taking the Niftas 100 tablet if I feel I am recovering?

A: You need to continue taking this medicine until advised by your doctor. If you stop taking it before completing the treatment, it may increase the risk of recurrence of infection.

Q: Is Niftas 100 good for Urinary tract infection (UTI)?

A: Yes, the Niftas 100 tablet is used to treat and prevent uncomplicated UTI caused by various infection-causing bacteria.

Q: How long can I take Niftas?

A: You can take Niftas for as long as a doctor has prescribed you. It's important that you keep taking Niftas until your course is finished. You should not stop the treatment in between even if you see improvement in symptoms. It will help stop the infection from coming back.

Q: What are the side effects of Niftas 100?

A: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, headache, dizziness are a few common side effects of Niftas 100. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.
Product Details
Brand
NIFTAS
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/07/2025

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Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 10:54 AM (IST)
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