Phenazopyridine HCl Tablets Rx
Generic Name and Formulations:
Phenazopyridine HCl 100mg, 200mg; tabs.
Various generic manufacturers
Indications for Phenazopyridine HCl Tablets:
Urinary tract discomfort.
200mg 3 times a day after meals; max 2 day therapy when used with antibacterials.
Yellow discoloration of skin or sclera may indicate poor renal excretion. Stains contact lenses. Liver disease. Anemia. Discolors urine and fabric (red-orange). Elderly. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.
Urinary tract analgesic.
Interferes with colorimetric urine tests.
Headache, rash, GI upset, methemoglobinemia, hemolytic anemia, renal and hepatic toxicity.
Formerly known under the brand name Pyridium.