Urinary tract discomfort:
Indications for: Phenazopyridine HCl
Urinary tract discomfort.
200mg 3 times a day after meals; max 2 day therapy when used with antibacterials.
Phenazopyridine HCl Contraindications:
Renal insufficiency. Severe liver disease. Severe hepatitis. Pyelonephritis of pregnancy.
Phenazopyridine HCl Warnings/Precautions:
Yellow discoloration of skin or sclera may indicate poor renal excretion. Stains contact lenses. GI disturbances. G6PD deficiency. Discolors urine/feces and fabric (red-orange). Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.
Phenazopyridine HCl Classification:
Urinary tract analgesic.
Phenazopyridine HCl Interactions:
Interferes with colorimetric, photometric, or fluorometric urine tests.
Headache, rash, pruritus, discoloration, GI upset, methemoglobinemia, hemolytic anemia, renal and hepatic toxicity.
Formerly known under the brand name Pyridium.