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Chemical Nitrofurantoin

Name Nitrofurantoin
CAS Type 1 Name 2,4-Imidazolidinedione, 1-(((5-nitro-2-furanyl)methylene)amino)-
Equivalent Terms Furadantin | Furadantine | Furadoine | Furadonine | Furantoin | Macrodantin | Monohydrate Nitrofurantoin | Nitrofurantoin, Monohydrate | Nitrofurantoin Sodium Salt
CAS Registry Number 67-20-9
Definition A urinary anti-infective agent effective against most gram-positive and gram-negative organisms. Although sulfonamides and antibiotics are usually the agents of choice for urinary tract infections, nitrofurantoin is widely used for prophylaxis and long-term suppression.
Structure Nitrofurantoin
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MeSH® ID D009582
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2. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Furans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Nitrofurans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Nitrofurantoin Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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  1-(3'-nitro-2-furfurylideneamino)hydantoin
  4-hydroxynitrofurantoin
  fultrexin
  nifosept
  nifurtoinol