Martifur 100 mg Tablet is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat and prevent bacterial infections of the urinary tract. It works by killing the bacteria that cause such disease. But, it will not treat a viral infection.
Martifur 100mg Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. You may take it with food to avoid nausea, which is a common side effect. It is better to have this medicine at the same time each day to get the most benefit and you should keep on taking this medicine for as long as you are prescribed it, even if your symptoms quickly improve. If you stop taking it too early the infection may return or worsen.
Some people may develop side effects like nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. These side effects are usually temporary and go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or do not go away. This medicine may turn your urine into dark yellow or brown color. But, this is normal and nothing to worry about.
Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffering from any liver, kidney or heart problems or if you are allergic to any antibiotic.
- Skin rash
- Fever and chills
- Burning or tingling sensation
- Excessive gas in stomach
Uses of Martifur 100 MG Tablet
Urinary Tract Infection
This medicine is used to treat or prevent urinary tract infections caused by Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococci, Citrobacter, etc.
- Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it’s almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
- Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
How it works
It works by interfering with the bacterial wall synthesis and thus stops the growth of the bacteria.