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Generic name: flavoxate [flash-VOX-ate]
The class of drug: urinary antispasmodics

It is believed that the Urispas brand name was taken off the market in the U.S. If the generic versions of this product are approved by the FDA, there may be alternatives that are generic.

What is Urispas?

Urispas decreases muscle spasms in the bladder as well as the urinary tract.

Urispas help manage bladder issues like painful urination, frequent or intense urination, an increase in nighttime urination, bladder pain, and the condition of incontinence (urine leakage). These symptoms in the bladder are typically due to overactive bladder prostate enlargement, bladder infections, and irritation to the urinary tract.

Urispas does not treat an infection in the bladder. Infections must be treated by using an antibacterial.Urispas can also be used to treat conditions not mentioned in this guideline.

Side effects of Urispas

See a doctor immediately. If you are experiencing warning signs of an allergic response, such as hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue,

Common adverse effects of Urispas could include:

  • Nausea, vomiting, dry mouth;
  • Headache, dizziness, drowsiness;
  • Beats of your heart or the sound of a fluttering your chest
  • Nervousness, anxiety, or confusion
  • Itching and the itching

This isn't a comprehensive list of possible adverse reactions; other symptoms could occur. Please consult your physician if experiencing adverse effects and report them directly to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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Urispas is not a good option for you. Urispas when you are suffering from an obstruction or bleeding within the digestion tract (stomach or intestines) or urinary obstruction or have difficulty urinating.

Before you take this drug

Urispas is not a good choice for you. Urispas If you have an allergy to the product or suffer from

  • Obstruction in the digestion tract (stomach or the intestines);
  • Bleeding in the stomach or intestines;
  • Bladder obstruction, or if you cannot urinate.

To be sure Urispas is appropriate for you, consult your doctor if you are:

  • Glaucoma;
  • Urination issues.

Urispas is not believed to harm a baby who is not yet born. Inform your doctor if you are expecting or planning to be pregnant.

It isn't known if flavoxate gets into breast milk or if it is harmful to breastfeeding babies. Consult your physician if you are breastfeeding babies.Urispas is not a product that is approved to be used by anyone younger than 12 years old.

How to take Urispas?

Follow the instructions on the prescription label. Don't take this medication in greater or lesser doses or for longer than the recommended time.The doctor might alter the Urispas dosage to ensure that you receive the best outcomes.Consult your doctor if symptoms do not improve or if they become worse.

If your physician has prescribed a medicine to treat a bladder problem, Use the medicine for the prescribed duration. Your symptoms could get better before your inflammation is completely cleared. The absence of doses can increase the chance of developing a new infection that is intolerant of antibiotics.Keep Urispas at room temperature, away from heat, humidity, and light.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Do the missed dose as quickly as you can remember. Do not take your missed dose if you are nearing the time for the next dose. Do not take extra medication to make up for missed doses.

What happens if I overdose?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact the Poison Help Line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Urispas can cause blurred vision and affect your thinking or reactions. Be aware of this if you drive or engage in activities that require that you be aware and capable of seeing clearly.

Interaction with other drugs

Other drugs can interfere with flavoxate, which includes prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Inform your health professionals about any medications you take currently and all medicines that you decide to stop or change your use of.



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