FAQs ABOUT COMFORA 100MG
What is COMFORA 100MG used for?
COMFORA 100MG is used to treat bladder pain or discomfort in interstitial cystitis. Interstitial cystitis is a long-standing painful condition in which the bladder wall becomes painful and irritated, generally characterized by symptoms such as bladder pressure/pain, pelvic pain, and/or persistent urgency to urinate.
What happens if you take more COMFORA 100MG than your required dose?
If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of COMFORA 100MG, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Symptoms of overdose are increase bleeding, unusual bleeding, signs of liver function abnormalities (stomach pain, dark urine, or tiredness) or abdominal discomfort.
What common side effects are seen with COMFORA 100MG?
The common side effects associated with the use of COMFORA 100MG are hair loss, diarrhoea, nausea, headache, rash, indigestion, abdominal pain, and dizziness. Contact your doctor or visit nearby hospital if any of the symptom worsens.
Who should avoid taking COMFORA 100MG?
COMFORA 100MG is not recommended for use in patients allergic to pentosan polysulphate and in patients suffering from bleeding problems. It is also not recommended for use in pregnant and breastfeeding women, including children and adolescents (below 18 years of age). Consult your doctor before taking it.
Is COMFORA 100MG safe to use in children or elderly patients?
COMFORA 100MG is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (below 18 years of age). It should be used with caution in elderly patients (above 60 years of age). Consult your doctor before taking COMFORA 100MG.
How COMFORA 100MG works?
COMFORA 100MG works by strengthening and modifying glycosaminoglycans (a type of complex carbohydrates present in the walls of urinary bladder) which provides relief from painful bladder filling and facilitates proper emptying of bladder thus treating symptoms of interstitial cystitis.
What if I forget to take COMFORA 100MG dose?
You should take COMFORA 100MG immediately when you remember. If it is time for your next dose skip the missed dose and follow your regular dose schedule. Do not double the dose to match up your missed dose.
When to stop taking COMFORA 100MG?
Stop taking COMFORA 100MG and contact your doctor immediately, if you experience vision abnormalities (which may cause difficulty while reading, visual distortions and altered colour vision), sensitivity to light, and/or increased bleeding (easy bruising, nosebleeds, gum bleeding, or blood in stool).