A drug that has been used in various urinary syndromes and as an antispasmodic. Its therapeutic usefulness and its mechanism of action are not clear. It may have local anesthetic activity and direct relaxing effects on smooth muscle as well as some activity as a muscarinic antagonist. .

Urispas - Pharmacology:

Urispas acts as a direct antagonist at muscarinic acetylcholine receptors in cholinergically innervated organs. Its anticholinergic-parasympatholytic action reduces the tonus of smooth muscle in the bladder, effectively reducing the number of required voids, urge incontinence episodes, urge severity and improving retention, facilitating increased volume per void.

Urispas for patients

Patients should be informed that if drowsiness and blurred vision occur, they should not operate a motor vehicle or machinery or participate in activities where alertness is required.

Urispas Interactions

No information provided.

Urispas Contraindications

Urispas (flavoxate HCl) is contraindicated in patients who have any of the following obstructive conditions: pyloric or duodenal obstruction, obstructive intestinal lesions or ileus, achalasia, gastrointestinal hemorrhage and obstructive uropathies of the lower urinary tract.

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Urispas see also Saw Palmetto

General health

Chemical structure:
O O + N _ O O H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H C24H25NO4 2D chemical structure C24H25NO4 SVG | 2D structure chemical names, chemical properties, classification C24H25NO4