Urispas (Flavoxate) reduces muscle spasms of the bladder and urinary tract.
Urispas is used to treat bladder symptoms such as frequent or urgent urination, increased night-time urination, bladder pain, and incontinence (urine leakage). These bladder symptoms are often caused by overactive bladder, prostate enlargement, bladder infections, or irritation of the urethra.
Urispas may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label.
Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended.
Store this product at the room temperature of 77 degrees F (25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Brief storage between 59-86 degrees (15-30 degrees C) is permitted.
URISPAS MORE INFO:
Active Ingredient: Flavoxate
You should not use this medication if you are allergic to Urispas, or if you have untreated or uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma, a blockage in your digestive tract (stomach or intestines), or if you are unable to urinate.
Before using Urispas, tell your doctor if you have glaucoma or urinary problems.
Stop using this medication and call your doctor if you have serious side effects such as hot and dry skin, confusion, pounding heartbeats, fluttering in your chest, or if you stop urinating.
Be sure your doctor knows if you have:
a blockage in your stomach or intestines;
a history of stomach ulcer or bleeding; or
if you are unable to urinate.
Before using it, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have:
If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take Urispas.
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using flavoxate and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
hot, dry skin and extreme thirst;
pounding heartbeats, fluttering in your chest; or
urinating less than usual or not at all.
Less serious side effects may include:
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.