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Urifast Dt 50mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By CIPLA LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 193.77
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Urifast 50 MG Description

Urifast Tablet is an antibiotic, used to treat and prevent uncomplicated urinary tract infections, caused by infection-causing bacteria. Urinary tract infection is a common infection that happens whe

n microbes enter the urethra, it is characterised by burning sensation or pain while urinating. Urifast Tablet consists of nitrofurantoin as its active ingredient. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infection.You should always complete the course of treatment, as incomplete treatment may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment.

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Product Summary

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ContainsNitrofurantoin(50.0 Mg)
UsesUrinary tract infections
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, gas, stomach discomfort
TherapyURINARY ANTISEPTIC
molecules
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uses

Uses of Urifast 50 MG

Urifast Tablet is used for the treatment and prevention of urinary tract infections caused by bacteria.
contraindications

Contraindications of Urifast 50 MG

  • If you are allergic to nitrofurantoin or any other ingredient of Urifast Tablet.
  • If you have any liver or kidney-related problems including jaundice.
  • If you suffer from a blood-related disorder called acute porphyria.
  • If you are pregnant or may be pregnant.
  • This medicine should not be used in children.
sideEffects

Side effects of Urifast 50 MG

  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Flatulence (gas)
  • Diarrhoea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Urifast 50 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Urifast Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Urifast Tablets should not be used during pregnancy unless prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning a pregnancy, while on this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Urifast Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Inform your doctor before using the Urifast Tablet if you are a breastfeeding woman. The treating doctor may suggest you either discontinue the breastfeeding or this medicine, after assessing the need and benefit.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Urifast Tablets?
A:
Urifast Tablet may cause drowsiness and dizziness, thus it is advised to avoid or be cautious while driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Urifast Tablets?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking the Urifast Tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any respiratory system, kidney, liver-related problems.
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You develop an allergic reaction after taking the Urifast.
  • You suffer from anaemia, diabetes or vitamin B deficiency or electrolyte imbalance.
  • You develop any brain, kidney or liver-related problem after taking this medicine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Urifast 50 MG

How Does It Work?

Urifast Tablets consist of nitrofurantoin which works by killing the growth of bacteria that causes infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Urifast 50 MG

  • Urifast Tablets should be taken as advised by your doctor
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, or milk. Take this medicine with food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Urifast 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interact with the Urifast Tablet or this Tablet itself can affect the way other medicines works.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements and herbals you are currently taking.
  • Especially, if you are taking antacids, water pills and antigout medicines such as probenecid and sulfinpyrazone.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Urifast 50 MG

  • Store the Urifast Tablets in a cool and dry. Protect it from sunlight and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the sight of children and pets.
  • Discard off the unused and expired medicine appropriately. Do not flush the medicine into the sink.
dosage

Dosage of Urifast 50 MG

Overdose

An overdose of the Urifast Tablet may cause nausea, vomiting and gastric irritation. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of the Urifast Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do no...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Urifast Tablets be taken on an empty stomach?

A: No, Urifast Tablet should be taken with food or milk or after having a meal.

Q: Can I stop taking the Urifast 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.
Product Details
Brand
URIFAST
Expires on or After
31/05/2024
Last Updated on: 27 Mar 2023 | 08:33 PM (IST)

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