What is Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief used for?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief is commonly used to help relieve the pain and burning caused by urinary tract infections.
How should I take Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
This drug is taken by mouth with a full glass of water.
Drink plenty of fluids.
Ask your doctor for more information.
How do I store Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:
- You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
- You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
- You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief or other medications.
- You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
- You have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product.
- You are on a sodium restricted diet.
While using this drug, do not take more than the recommended dosage.
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
- Product has been used for 3 days.
- You feel faint, vomit blood, or have bloody or black stools. These are signs of stomach bleeding; stomach pain or upset gets worse or lasts.
Reye’s syndrome: children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product.
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief.
What side effects can occur from Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
These following side effects may occur while using this drug, such as:
- Changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting
- Stomach bleeding
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Products that may interact with this drug are:
- Other drugs containing an NSAID (prescription or non-prescription)
- A blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
Does food or alcohol interact with Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
Health conditions that may interact with this drug are:
- Stomach problems that last or come back, such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain
- Bleeding problems
- High blood pressure
- Heart or kidney disease
- You reached age 60 or older
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief.
What is the dose of Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief for an adult?
Adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 tablets with a full glass of water 3 times a day.
What is the dose of Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief for a child?
The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients under 12 years old. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
How is Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief available?
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
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Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief. https://www.walmart.com/ip/Cystex-Plus-Urinary-Pain-Relief-Tablets-40-CT/10317295. Accessed October 16, 2017
Cystex® Urinary Pain Relief. https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e2190a36-2530-f3c3-1dc2-cb6b4803c905. Accessed October 16, 2017
Review Date: October 16, 2017 | Last Modified: October 16, 2017