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I'm having bladder lift June 9th I'm on Macrobid ending

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I'm having bladder lift June 9th I'm on Macrobid ending today. I'm so worried the infection might return and cancel surgery. Can I take one tablet a day until the surgery now. Thank youn
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Customer: I've been on this for 5 days 2x a day. Prescription ends today but I have Macrobid as I would take it as a preventive daily. I just am afraid to go 7 days without it for fear of infection returning
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Yes you can continue with macrodantin one tablet daily till the surgery to prevent infection.

This is also part of current recommendation.

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