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INTRODUCTION

CYSTOPEN contains Pentosan polysulfate sodium which is a low molecular weight heparin-like compound. It has anticoagulant and fibrinolytic effects. It is used to treat the bladder pain and discomfort caused by the cystitis (bladder inflammation or irritation). Interstitial cystitis is a chronic condition known as bladder pain syndrome causing bladder pressure, bladder pain and pelvic pain.

Always take this medicine by mouth three times a day, with water at least one hour before meals or two hours after meals or as directed by physician. It is not recommended in children under 18 years. Do not take this medicine, if you have family history of eye problems of the retina. CYSTOPEN should be used with caution in pregnant or breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Tell your doctor, if you are taking or taken or might take any other medicines. The most common side effects include hair loss, nausea, blood in the stool, diarrhoea, headache, rash.

USES OF CYSTOPEN

  • Treats bladder pain or discomfort associated with the interstitial cystitis

HOW CYSTOPEN WORKS

CYSTOPEN works by coating the damaged bladder wall which improves the bladder’s protective lining and makes it less leaky. This action improves the pain and inflammation.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take CYSTOPEN by mouth three times a day, with water at least one hour before meals or two hours after meals or as directed by physician.

SIDE EFFECTS OF CYSTOPEN

COMMON

  • hair loss
  • diarrhea
  • nausea
  • blood in the stool
  • headache
  • rash
  • upset stomach
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • accumulation of fluid in arms or legs
  • dizziness and bruising

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink lot of fluid, such as water or squash, to avoid dehydration. Do not take any other medicines without consulting your doctor.

Headache:

Rest and drink plenty of fluids. Apply a cold, wet cloth or ice pack to your forehead. Rest in a quiet, comfortable, dark room.

Rash:

Avoid bathing with hot water because hot water can irritate the skin. Moisturizers can be used regular basis to soothe and hydrate the affected area.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

CYSTOPEN should be used with caution in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

CYSTOPEN is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machinery while taking this medicine, it may make you feel dizzy.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine.

KIDNEY

CYSTOPEN should be taken with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

CYSTOPEN should be taken with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take if you are allergic to the medicine.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor, if you have:

  • a blood clotting disorder or increased risks of bleeding, such as using a medicine that inhibits blood clotting
  • or ever had a reduced number of blood platelets caused by the medicine called heparin
  • a family history of eye problems of the retina

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking:

  • aspirin, ibuprofen or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as corticosteroids can increase in the chance of the bleeding from the gut

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Pentosan polysulphate sodium
Pharmacological Category :   Anticoagulant and fibrinolytic effects
Therapeutic Indication :   Pain or discomfort of interstitial cystitis
Dosage Forms :   Capsule

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT CYSTOPEN

What is the drug CYSTOPEN used to treat?

It is used to treat the pain or discomfort of interstitial cystitis (IC).

Is Interstitial Cystitis serious?

Interstitial cystitis can result in number of the complications, including reduced bladder capacity. It can cause stiffening of bladder wall, which allows your bladder to hold less urine.

How long does CYSTOPEN take to show full effect?

It works by coating the damaged bladder wall which improves the bladder’s protective lining and makes it less leaky. This action improves the pain and inflammation. The full effect may take three to six months.

REFERENCES

1. Joel MH Teichman, The Role of Pentosan Polysulfate in Treatment Approaches for Interstitial Cystitis, [Revised on 2002] [Accessed 14 Oct 2020] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1476002/

2. William D. Figg, fames M. Pluda, and Oliver Sartor, Antiangiogenic Agents in Cancer Therapy, Chapter 21, Pentosan polysulphate sodium, Edited by: Beverly A. Teicher 1999. Page. No. 371.

3. Bene-Arzneimittel GmbH, Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on 07/2020] [Accessed 14 Oct 2020] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.9464.pdf

4. Janssen Ortho LLC, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [Revised on 06/2020] [Accessed 14 Oct 2020] https://www.janssenlabels.com/package-insert/product-monograph/prescribing-information/ELMIRON-pi.pdf#page=12

5. Janssen Ortho LLC, U.S. Food and drug administration, [Revised on 2002] [Accessed 14 Oct 2020] https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2008/020193s009lbl.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    17.5
    Ingredient
    PENTOSAN POLYSULPHATE SODIUM 100MG
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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