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Urifast Suspension 200ml

By CIPLA LIMITED
200ml Suspension in Bottle
263.64*
MRP 310.17
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Urifast 25 MG Description

Urifast suspension contains Nitrofurantoin as its main ingredient. It is used to treat urinary tract infections and pyelitis (inflammation in the kidney and pelvic region. Nitrofurantoin acts by dama

ing the DNA of the bacteria, therefore, leading to its bacterial death. This medicine is only available on a doctor's prescription and should be taken at a dose and for a duration prescribed by the doctor. Do not use this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding unless recommended by a doctor. In addition, this medicine is not recommended in babies below three months years of age. Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you are allergic to any ingredients or have health problems such as kidney problems or porphyria. Contact your doctor immediately if you notice any unusual side effects after taking this medicine.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹263.64
You Save₹46.53 (15% on MRP)
ContainsNitrofurantoin(25.0 Mg)
UsesLower urinary tract infections, pyelitis (inflammation in the pelvis and kidney)
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, headache, flatulence
TherapyURINARY ANTISEPTIC
Check more medicines with composition as Nitrofurantoin(25.0 Mg)

Uses of Urifast 25 MG

  • Lower urinary tract infections

Contraindications of Urifast 25 MG

  • Known allergy to any ingredients of Urifast suspension
  • Kidney problems
  • Acute porphyria
  • G6PD deficiency

Side effects of Urifast 25 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Flatulence

Precautions and Warnings of Urifast 25 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Urifast suspension during pregnancy?
A:
You should not take Urifast suspension during pregnancy unless recommended by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Urifast suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
You should not take Urifast suspension while breastfeeding unless recommended by a doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Urifast suspension?
A:
No, because Urifast suspension causes drowsiness and dizziness as side effects.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Urifast suspension?
A:
Do not consume alcohol with before discussing with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney problems
  • You have urinary tract infection
  • You have lung problems
  • You have liver problems
  • You have brain disorders
  • You have anaemia
  • You have diabetes
  • You have salt imbalance in your blood
  • You have folic acid deficiency
  • You have blood disorders

Mode of Action of Urifast 25 MG

How Does It Work?

Urifast suspension contains Nitrofurantoin as its main ingredient. Nitrofurantoin acts by damaging the DNA of the bacteria, therefore, leading to its bacterial death.

Directions for Use of Urifast 25 MG

  • The dose and duration of the medicine must be followed strictly as directed by the doctor
  • Shake well before use

Interactions of Urifast 25 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant administration of magnesium trisilicate decreases absorption of nitrofurantoin
  • Concomitant administration of probenecid or sulfinpyrazone decreases excretion of nitrofurantoin
  • Concomitant administration of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and urine alkalisation decreases the bacterial-killing effect of nitrofurantoin
  • Concomitant administration of quinolone medications antagonizes anti-bacterial effect
  • Nitrofurantoin inactivate the action of oral typhoid vaccine

Interactions with food items

  • Food increases absorption of nitrofurantoin

Storage and disposal of Urifast 25 MG

  • Store the suspension below 30°C
  • Store the suspension away from light and moisture
  • Keep the medicine away from reach from children and pets
  • Do not use the medicine after expiry date
  • Do not throw medicines in wastewater or household waste

Dosage of Urifast 25 MG

Overdose

Overdose causes stomach irritation, nausea, and vomiting. Contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately, in case of an overdose.

Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember but if the next dose is approaching, skip the missed dose.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: The Urifast suspension is a bit bitter in taste. Can I take a candy to mask the bitterness?

A: Consult a doctor before consuming candy to mask bitter taste.

Q: While shaking the Urifast bottle, a bit of the suspension fell on my hand. Is that an area of concern?

A: No, there is nothing to worry about. Wash the spilled portion with water, if any skin reactions occur, seek medical advice.

Q: Why has the colour of my urine changed to brown?

A: It is normal to have brown coloured urine after consuming Urifast suspension.
Product Details
Brand
URIFAST
Expires on or After
24/12/2022
Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2022 | 11:51 AM (IST)

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