Furadantin Warnings and Precautions
You should not take Furadantin if you:
- Are allergic to it, to nitrofurantoin, or to any inactive ingredients used in making Furadantin. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Are near the end of pregnancy (38 weeks or beyond) or are in labor.
- Have severe kidney problems.
- Have had liver problems due to nitrofurantoin before.
Nitrofurantoin products (including Furadantin) should never be given to infants under one month of age.
Final ThoughtsThere are a number of situations in which Furadantin should not be taken, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Furadantin warnings and precautions that may apply to you.