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15. Nitrofurantoin

JAMA. 1977;237(17):1860. doi:10.1001/jama.1977.03270440050025.
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Bailey RR, Gower PE, Roberts AP, et al:  Prevention of urinary-tract infection with low-dose nitrofurantoin . Lancet 2:1112-1114, 1971.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1016/S0140-6736(71)91270-0]]
Hailey FJ, Glascock HW Jr, Hewitt WF:  Pleuropneumonic reactions to nitrofurantoins . N Engl J Med 281:1087-1090, 1969.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1056/NEJM196911132812002]]
Kock-Weser J, Sidel VW, Dexter M, et al:  Adverse reactions to sulfisoxazole, sulfamethoxazole, and nitrofurantoin: Manifestations and specific reaction rates during 2,118 courses of therapy . Arch Intern Med 128:399-404, 1971.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1001/archinte.1971.00310210075006]]
Lippman RW, Wrobel CJ, Rees R, et al:  A theory concerning recurrence of urinary infections and prolonged administration of nitrofurantoin for prevention . J Urol 80:77-81, 1958.
Rubenstein CJ:  Peripheral polyneuropathy caused by nitrofurantoin . JAMA 187:647-649, 1964.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1001/jama.1964.03060220021005]]
Sachs J, Geer T, Noell P, et al:  Effect of renal function or urinary recovery of orally administered nitrofurantoin . N Engl J Med 278:1032-1035, 1968.
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