Pyridium

A local anesthetic that has been used in urinary tract disorders. Its use is limited by problems with toxicity (primarily blood disorders) and potential carcinogenicity. .
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Medicinal name:
  • Phenazopyridine hydrochloride 200 MG Oral Tablet [Pyridium]
  • Phenazopyridine hydrochloride 100 MG Oral Tablet [Pyridium]

Pyridium - Pharmacology:

Pyridium's mechanism of action is not well known, and only basic information on its interaction with the body is available. It is known that the chemical has a direct topical analgesic effect on the mucosa lining of the urinary tract.

Pyridium mini report

Pyridium UNAPPROVED DRUG OTHER
UNAPPROVED DRUG OTHER - Unapproved other Marketing Category
Pyridium TABLET, FILM COATED
TABLET, FILM COATED
Pyridium HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG
HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG
Start - Stop data
START DATA:
2011-Feb-01
Start - Stop data
STOP DATA
not occurred

Pyridium for patients

Patients should be informed that Pyridium HCl produces a reddish-orange discoloration of the urine and may stain fabric. Staining of contact lenses has been reported.

Pyridium Interactions

Data is temporarily not available

Pyridium Contraindications

Pyridium HCl should not be used in patients who have previously exhibited hypersensitivity to it. The use of Pyridium HCl is contraindicated in patients with renal insufficiency.

Manufacturers name:

  • Gemini Laboratories, LLC

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Pyridium see also FDA report Anise

Pain Relief
Brand Names containing Phenazopyridine