Generic Name - Nalidixic acid
Category - Urinary Tract Infection
Infection of the Urinary tract.
Generic for Neggram* is indicated for the treatment of eliminating bacteria that causes urinary tract infections. Nitrofurantoin is an antibiotic. Nitrofurantoin is well absorbed from the gut and reaches high concentrations in the urine where it kills the bacteria responsible for these infections.
Generic for Neggram* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Neggram* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Generic for Neggram* should not be taken by patients who have a history of the following ailment conditions.
Hardening of the arteries in the brain
Spinal cord disease
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic for Neggram*. It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any of the following.
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency
Multivitamin preparations, zinc-containing or
Generic for Neggram* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericNeggram*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Neggram* for urinary tract infections is 1 gram (g) every six hours (four times a day) for one to two weeks to start; then, 500 milligrams (mg) every six hours.
Generic for Neggram* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Neggram* side Effects include Skin rash, Blurred or decreased vision, change in color vision, confusion, double vision, halos around lights, lightheadedness, over bright appearance of lights, restlessness and tremor.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Neggram*.
Generic for Neggram* and Pregnancy
Use of Generic for Neggram* is not recommended during pregnancy, since nalidixic acid are likely to cause bone development problems in growing fetus.
Generic for Neggram* and Breastfeeding
Generic for Neggram* is likely to be secreted into breast milk. Ask your health care provider for advice before using them if you are breast feeding.
Generic for Neggram* and Pediatric
Generic for Neggram* is not recommended for children under 18 years old. Clinical experiments have shown some bone developmental problems are likely to occur. Do talk to your doctor and seek medical opinion.
Generic for Neggram* and Geriatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Neggram* in geriatric patients have not been established.
The above information about Generic for Neggram* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment. Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.