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Can I take macrobid with ciprofloxacin, What, What

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Can I take macrobid with ciprofloxacin
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
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Customer: What

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What is microbid please ? Any why were you prescribed ciprofloxacin

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Nitrofurantoin is macrobid I finished the course last night but the infection was upgraded to epididymitis so have been given ciprofloxacin
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
My question is it safe to take ciprofloxacin after taking nitrofurantoin

Yes. The antibiotics needed upgradation as the infection was not fully treated.

Ciprofloxacin is a macrolide and it can be taken after nitrofurantoin. Any allergies to any medications?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Just penicillin
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
even tough my las dose of nitrofurantoin was 11.30pm last night I can start ciprofloxacin now..sorry I worry a lot I am going to be a regular

Just be careful. Unlikely to cause any cross reaction. Start taking it in the morning as if any reaction then it can be quickly dealt with.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Oh OK thats not helped my anxiety that much over it especially as even the pharmacy was unsure. Thanks anyway