FAQs ABOUT NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET
What happens if you don't take NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET with food?
You should always take NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET along with food or milk. Taking this medicine along with food or milk makes it work more effectively against urinary tract infections. This will also prevent stomach upset and help the absorption.
What to do if I forget to take NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET?
If you forget to take NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET, don’t panic. If you remember later, take that day’s dose as usual. If you miss a whole day’s dose, then take normal dose on the next day. Do not ever take a double dose to make up for the forgotten dose. If you are not sure, consult your doctor immediately.
Does NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET work for other infections?
No, NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET belongs to a class of medication called antibiotics, which works by killing bacteria. This medicine is mainly used in the treatment of urinary tract infections. It does not work for cold, flu and other viral infections.
How long does it take for NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET to work?
NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET should start working within three to five days, although it may take up to a week for symptoms of urinary tract infections to clear. Be sure to complete the full course of medication. That is the only way to ensure the infection is completely gone.
Can NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET be used in infants?
Yes, NITROZIDE SR 100 TABLET is generally used in children (under 6 years) and infants above 3 months of age. It is not recommended for infants below three months. Your child’s doctor will decide the correct dose or select a suitable alternative therapy for your child.