FAQs ABOUT URISPAS TABLET
What is URISPAS TABLET used for?
URISPAS TABLET is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract. It can also be used to relieve the unpleasant urinary symptoms (such as excessive or painful urination or urinary incontinence) associated with any surgical or diagnostic procedures (such as cystoscopy or catheterisation).
What are the side effects of URISPAS TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking URISPAS TABLET are nausea, vomiting and stomach upset. These side effects can be reduced if URISPAS TABLET is taken with meals. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.
Can I stop taking URISPAS TABLET once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop taking URISPAS TABLET without consulting your doctor. Take URISPAS TABLET as advised by your doctor for the stipulated duration. Sudden withdrawal of therapy may cause the symptoms to reappear.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of URISPAS TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of URISPAS TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose of URISPAS TABLET and take the next one at the regular time. Do not take a double dose of URISPAS TABLET to compensate the missed dose.
Is URISPAS TABLET a muscle relaxant?
URISPAS TABLET is an antispasmodic medication. It relaxes the muscles surrounding the bladder. This helps in reducing bladder contraction in patients with bladder inflammation which, therefore reduces pain and spasms associated with it.
Can URISPAS TABLET be used in children?
URISPAS TABLET is not recommended for use in children (aged below 12 years) due to lack of safety data. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can URISPAS TABLET be used to treat urinary tract infections?
URISPAS TABLET is not intended to treat urinary tract infections. It is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract.
Can I take URISPAS TABLET to treat my stomach pain?
No, URISPAS TABLET is not used in the treatment of stomach pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. Stomach pain could be of various other reasons, so kindly avoid using URISPAS TABLET for stomach pain and if you have been diagnosed with any other stomach disorders, kindly consult your doctor before using it.
Can we use URISPAS TABLET for menstrual pain?
No, URISPAS TABLET is not used for menstrual pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. If you wish to treat menstrual pain, consult your doctor for advice.